A woman Sambourne snobbishly describes as a “shop girl” strolls down Kensington Church Street engrossed in a book. Edward Linley Sambourne was a cartoonist for Punch. He used photography as a working tool when doing his illustrations.
Midnight blue silk brocade and silk velvet dress by Laboudt & Robina, French, The crescent textile of this glorious gown was made in China in 1888 and then included in this gown by Parisian dressmakers Laboudt & Robina at a later date.
Dorothy, 1900 John Singer Sargent Dallas Museum of Art Dorothy Williamson was the granddaughter of George Millar Williamson, one of John Singer Sargent's first American patrons. Sargent painted Dorothy's portrait in London in 1900