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Casta Álvarez

Casta Álvarez

Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noailles, 4e. Marquise de La Fayette (1759-1807).

Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noailles, 4e. Marquise de La Fayette (1759-1807).

Wanted posters a Witch named Dame Alice Kyteler in 1324 Ireland

Dame Alice Kyteler the first woman accused of witchcraft in Ireland Whilst Alice escaped her servant Petronella de Meath was tortured and burnt to death. Quick history at link.

And the best dressed goes to...the beautiful GRAMMY Nominee, Radmilla Cody, representing her people, the Navajo Nation at the 2013 Grammys. No designer gown needed for this proud Diné woman wearing her Traditional Navajo gown.     Photo courtesy of  Radmilla Cody via FB.

Best Dressed goes to the Beautifu! GRAMMY Nominee, Radmilla Cody, representing her people, the Navajo Nation at the 2013 Grammys. No designer gown needed for this proud Diné woman wearing her Traditional Navajo gown.

Members of The Fareynikte Partizaner Organizatsye (United Partisan Organization) in the Vilna Ghetto. Its motto: "We will not go like sheep to the slaughter"

Jewish resistance fighters from Lwov?Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Photo Gallery Because F*CK Nazis

Venice-area mosaic - I love when the angels have colored wings

Welcome to Classical Mosaics! Here you will find mosaic making demonstrations, some of my own work as a mosaic artist, and several pictures of ancient mosaics.

BYZANTINE DRESS http://www.pinterest.com/jacquelinecadwg/byzantine/

Classic Byzantine dress used a lot of drapery

Paula Jaraquemada

Paula Jaraquemada

Alvarez de Flórez, Mercedes

Alvarez de Flórez, Mercedes

In the 1770’s, (when huge wigs and hairstyles were fashionable) the ‘calash’ bonnet was worn to protect the high hairstyles from the weather. These collapsible bonnets were made of strips of wood or whalebone sewn into channels of a silk hood. A long ribbon attached to the top front of the hood, held firmly in the hand, allowed the wearer to hold the calash securely, while walking in the wind.

Home and Beauty Recipes : The Colonial Williamsburg Official History & Citizenship Site

La Papa de Hortensia

La Papa de Hortensia

ALICE HERZ-SOMMER (1903-2014): fue una pianista judía, profesora de música, y supercentenaria de Bohemia, y un sobreviviente del campo de concentración de Theresienstadt. Una de los pocas Supercentenario conocidas por razones distintas a su longevidad, ella vivía en Belsize Park en Londres desde 1986 hasta su muerte, a la edad de 110 años fue la sobreviviente del Holocausto conocida de mayor edad, del mundo.

ALICE HERZ-SOMMER (1903-2014): fue una pianista judía, profesora de música, y supercentenaria de Bohemia, y un sobreviviente del campo de concentración de Theresienstadt. Una de los pocas Supercentenario conocidas por razones distintas a su longevidad, ella vivía en Belsize Park en Londres desde 1986 hasta su muerte, a la edad de 110 años fue la sobreviviente del Holocausto conocida de mayor edad, del mundo.

Desposorio de doña Beatriz Clara de Coya

Desposorio de doña Beatriz Clara de Coya

Viva el pelo - Julio Romero de Torres as art print or hand painted ...

Portrait Of Maria Theresa, Empress Of Austria And Queen Of Bohemiaand Hungary

María Tadea González Manrique del Frago Bonis, marquesa de San Jorge de Bogotá, Joaquín Gutiérrez, Museo de Arte Colonial, Bogotá.

María Tadea González Manrique del Frago Bonis, marquesa de San Jorge de Bogotá, Joaquín Gutiérrez, Museo de Arte Colonial, Bogotá.

Juana Azurduy de Padilla

Juana Azurduy de Padilla

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