Alphonse Legros (1837-1911), illustration for The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe

Alphonse Legros (1837-1911), illustration for The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe

speciesbarocus:

Alphonse Legros - Death directing a choir of monks (c. 1890).

speciesbarocus:

Alphonse Legros - Death directing a choir of monks (c. 1890).

Illustration by Marie (Abrams) Lawson for Hail Columbia (1931)

Illustration by Marie (Abrams) Lawson for Hail Columbia (1931)

vintagegal:

Hélène Rochas photographed by David E. Scherman for attending a masked ball, Paris,1946 (via)

vintagegal:

Hélène Rochas photographed by David E. Scherman for attending a masked ball, Paris,1946 (via)

Illustration from The Illustrated London News, 21st December 1889, with caption: Christmas in Australia: Stopping the Train to go to a Christmas Party. 

Illustration from The Illustrated London News, 21st December 1889, with caption: Christmas in Australia: Stopping the Train to go to a Christmas Party

Hilda Belcher (1881-1963), Magnificent Mourning

Hilda Belcher (1881-1963), Magnificent Mourning

By Virginia Mori