Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Women and Pearls, 19th Century

Thekla von Thurn-Valassina,1819 by Marie Ellenrider
Olympia, 1863, by Edouard Manet
Marie, Queen of Bavaria by Joseph Stieler
Olga Nikolajewna, Queen of Wurttemberg,1865 by Franz Xaver Winterhalter
Close up
Czarina Maria Alexandrowna of Russia, 1857 by Franz Xaver Winterhalter
"Salome" by Franz von Stuck
Linda Cavalieri, 1901, by Giovanni Boldini
Lady Helen Vincent, 1904 by John Singer Sargent
"Ophelia", 1894 by John William Waterhouse

Elizabeth of Austria, 1854
Princess Eulalia of Spain, 1898 by Giovanni Boldini

1 comment:

little augury said...

I haven't worn my pearls in a year of more-You inspired me on friday to wear both strands and a pair of pearl earrings too!