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“ Penelope Charles-François Marchal (French, Oil on canvas. Penelope and its pendant Phryne are typical of the scenes of fashionable life in Paris that Marchal.

Conquering the Croissants Part I: Researching Simplicity 4244 | The Pragmatic Costumer. 1880 Tissot "The Ball" A creme-de-le-creme princess-line ball gown with oodles of knife-pleated ruffles!

Conquering the Croissants Part I: Researching Simplicity 4244

French artist, James Jacques Joseph Tissot 'The Ball'. The willowy lady in golden yellow eager looks about while spreading her golden yellow fan.

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"A Fashionably Dressed Young Woman in the Arcade of the Palais Royal, Paris" -- 1787 -- Michel Garnier -- French -- Oil on canvas -- Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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Jean Fragonard Young Girl Reading oil painting for sale; Select your favorite Jean Fragonard Young Girl Reading painting on canvas or frame at discount price.

Winifred, Duchess of Portland, oil on canvas, John Singer Sargent, 1902

Portrait of Winifred, Duchess of Portland -- 1902 -- John Singer Sargent -- American -- Oil on canvas -- Private Collection

The Storm, by William Bouguereau


L'Orage by William Adolphe Bouguereau (William Bouguereau) (The Storm), Oil on canvas

Daydreaming. Fernand Toussaint (Belgian, 1873-1955). Oil on canvas.

✉ Biblio Beauties ✉ paintings of women reading letters books - Fernand Toussaint (Belgian artist, A Quiet Moment

A Favourite Custom by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1909)

A Favourite Custom by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1909)

Young Woman Arranging Her Hair by John White Alexander

peril: ca John White Alexander (American portrait, figure, decorative painter, illustrator; ~ Young Woman Arranging Her Hair, oil on canvas

Fresh Air | Homer Winslow Watercolor

"Fresh Air " by: The Gilded Age artist, Winslow Homer, Watercolor, Brooklyn Museum

The Princesse De Broglie - James Tissot

The Princess of Broglie - James Tissot - circa pastel--James Jacques Joseph Tissot October 1836 - 8 August 1902

Mary Cassatt (American,  1844–1926). Young Mother Sewing,1900. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, 1929 (29.100.48)

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Sleepwalker by Maxmilian Pirner This is one of my favourite paintings. I’ve discovered Maxmilian Pirner when I was writting an essay for my art history lecture and I just fell in love with his paintings.