Georgian Britain: age of modernity?

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This board is closely linked to the online resource ‘Georgian Britain: Age of modernity?’, showcasing material from the collections of The National Archives. The documents represent themes such as the Industrial Revolution, philanthropy, design and taste and crime. View the documents in great detail and read accompanying transcriptions here: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/resources/georgian-britain-age-modernity/.

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Magnolia Box Poster Lord Nelson's Funeral Procession by Water from Greenwich to Whitehall aus The History and Graphic Life of Nelson, Gravur von J. Clark und H. Marke, publiziert von Orme von J. Painting Frames, Painting Prints, Art Prints, Maritime Museum, Leonid Afremov Paintings, Frames On Wall, Original Art, Canvas Art, Funeral
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Lord Nelson's Funeral Procession by Water from Greenwich Hospital to White-Hall, Jany 8th 1806 - National Maritime Museum

Benjamin West The Death of Nelson, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool Google Art Project, Tate Gallery, Artist Gallery, Walker Art, Religious Paintings, Royal Academy Of Arts, National Gallery Of Art, Oil Painting Reproductions, Art Uk
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Larger version, Liverpool museums

The Death of Nelson, by Benjamin West

"Thank God, I have done my duty." - Admiral Horatio Nelson British flag officer famous for his service in the Royal Navy, particularly during the Napoleonic Wars. He died after being hit by a marksman's bullet at the Battle of Trafalgar.

Rear-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson, 1758-1805 - National Maritime Museum

London's British Museum continues to be the most popular visitor attraction in the UK, according to the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions. Oxford England, London England, Cornwall England, Yorkshire England, Yorkshire Dales, London Attractions, Castles In England, Things To Do In London, English Countryside
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British Museum tops UK visitor attractions

London's British Museum continues to be the most popular visitor attraction in the UK, according to the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions.

Hand-coloured Etching and Stipple Engraving, "Progress of the toilet - Dress completed - Plate by James Gillray published by Hannah Humphrey (active 26 February Jane Austen, James Gillray, Markova, Regency Era, National Portrait Gallery, Empire Style, Fashion Plates, British Museum, European Fashion
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Progress of the Toilet – Dress Completed | Hannah Humphrey | Gillray, James | V&A Explore The Collections

Satirical print, ‘Progress of the Toilet – Dress Completed - Plate 3’ by James Gillray, London, 1810

Fashion plate showing a promenade dress. 1800s Fashion, 18th Century Fashion, 19th Century, Regency Dress, Regency Era, Capes For Women, Historical Clothing, Fashion Plates, Hand Coloring

Promenade Dress | Unknown | V&A Explore The Collections

Fashion plate showing a promenade dress. Hand-coloured etching, ca.1804.

Georgian-style Silk Waistcoat | by Sherborne Museum National Archives, Georgian, Archaeology, Britain, Floral Tops, Museum, Age, Embroidery, Silk
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This item is available to adopt for £25. Please see our website for further details: sherbornemuseum.co.uk/adoptanobject

Satirical print, 'Connoisseurs Examining a Collection of George Morland's' by James Gillray, London, Museum Number James Gillray, History Cartoon, New York Public Library, Satire, Caricature, 18th Century, Vintage World Maps, Illustration, Painting

Connoisseurs Examining a Collection of George Morland's | Hannah Humphrey | Gillray, James | V&A Explore The Collections

Satirical print, 'Connoisseurs Examining a Collection of George Morland's' by James Gillray, London, 1807.

Shoes: Latchet Shoes – Style is art Vintage Boots, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Fashion, Northampton Shoes, 1920s Shoes, Victorian Shoes, Old Shoes, Women's Shoes, Rococo Fashion
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Shoes: Latchet Shoes (c1750)

Womens' Brocade Latchet Shoes Pair of grey, cerise, green and silver silk brocade shoes. Oval toes. 2 1/4 inch high covered Louis heels. Latchets to buckle over instep. Edges and seams bound with braid. Leather sole and top piece. Rights info: Non commercial use accepted. Please credit to "Northampton Museums & Art Gallery". Please contact Northampton Museums Service if you wish to use this image commercially. Location of collection: Northampton Museum & Art Gallery…

inch mm) frame with high quality print (other products available) - HOGARTH: GIN LANE. <br>& Street and Gin Lane.& Steel engraving, after the original by William Hogarth - Image supplied by Granger Art on Demand - inch Frame and mount made in the UK Poster Prints, Framed Prints, Art Prints, William Hogarth, Cool Posters, Photo Library, Heritage Image, Metal Wall Art, Photo Wall Art
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Gin Lane | Hogarth, William | V&A Explore The Collections

Gin Lane. Satirical print by William Hogarth. Etching and engraving, 1751.

Inventions ch. World History, Family History, Family Genealogy, National Archives, Industrial Revolution, Ancient Greek, Spinning, Inventions, Britain

The Spinning Jenny

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Must see the Courtauld Gallery in the Somerset House, London (Sir William Chambers, England Uk, London England, Neoclassical Architecture, Vintage Architecture, London Life, London House, London Calling, London Travel, Somerset
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Somerset House, London

C412_21 27/01/2009 : London, Aldwych, WC2: Somerset House (Sir William Chambers, 1776-1801)

The World of Fashion and Continental Feuilletons 1838 - Plate 55 - Morning Dresses Victorian Era, Victorian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Fashion History, World Of Fashion, Fashion Fashion, Morning Dress

Image from page 417 of "The World of fashion and continental feuilletons" (1824)

Identifier: worldoffashionco13lond Title: The World of fashion and continental feuilletons Year: 1824 (1820s) Authors: Subjects: Fashion Publisher: London : Published by Mr. Bell Contributing Library: Harold B. Lee Library Digitizing Sponsor: Brigham Young University View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing…

Afternoon dress, ca 1785 England, the Victoria & Albert Museum “ In the and printed cotton fabrics began to replace silk in popularity for women’s gowns. The material of this gown has a dotted ground and is printed in a repeating pattern. 18th Century Dress, 18th Century Costume, 18th Century Clothing, 18th Century Fashion, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Fashion, Victorian Dresses, 1700s Dresses
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Gown | Unknown | V&A Explore The Collections

A woman's gown and petticoat,1780s, English; white cotton block printed with stylised floral motifs, English, 1780s

Miniature portrait by Bernard Lens (III, the Younger) of King George I. King George I, Miniature Portraits, National Archives, Georgian, Britain, Miniatures, Age, Collection, Georgian Language
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King George I | Lens, Bernard (III, the Younger) | V&A Explore The Collections

Miniature portrait by Bernard Lens (III, the Younger) of King George I. Watercolour on ivory, 1718.