Madame Francis evening ensemble from the debut of her daughter Eleanor in 1927 by gladys
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gladys Madame Francis evening ensemble from the debut of her daughter Eleanor in 1927
Retro fashion
1927 Evening ensemble by Madame Francis. Marjorie Merriweather Post wore this to the coming-out ball for her daughter Eleanor. Via Hillwood Museum. by SilmarwenA
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SilmarwenA 1927 Evening ensemble by Madame Francis. Marjorie Merriweather Post wore this to the coming-out ball for her daughter Eleanor. Via Hillwood Museum.
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Evening ensemble - Madame Gres 1976 by jennie
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jennie Evening ensemble - Madame Gres 1976
Writing on the Wall
Eleanor of Aquitaine (c.1122 – 1204)  Eleanor was one of the most powerful women of the Middle Ages. Duchess of Aquitaine in her own right, she would go onto become queen-consort of France and later queen of England.    Eleanor was the elder daughter of William, tenth Duke of Aquitaine. The exact date of her birth is unknown, but she was raised in one of Europe's most cultured courts and given an excellent education. She later became an by proteamundi
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proteamundi Eleanor of Aquitaine (c.1122 – 1204) Eleanor was one of the most powerful women of the Middle Ages. Duchess of Aquitaine in her own right, she would go onto become queen-consort of France and later queen of England. Eleanor was the elder daughter of William, tenth Duke of Aquitaine. The exact date of her birth is unknown, but she was raised in one of Europe's most cultured courts and given an excellent education. She later became an
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Fontana evening ensemble, 1954    From the Metropolitan Museum of Art by hillary
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hillary Fontana evening ensemble, 1954 From the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Edouard Manet
Jesse Williams' daughter Sadie makes her debut by DeeDeeBean
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DeeDeeBean Jesse Williams' daughter Sadie makes her debut
Beautiful Selection
Eleanor Roosevelt and her daughter Anna.  1906. An image of her we rarely see. by kirsten
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kirsten Eleanor Roosevelt and her daughter Anna. 1906. An image of her we rarely see.
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LEONOR PLANTAGENET REINA DE CASTILLA also known as Eleanor of England (1162 – 1214) - was Queen of Castile and Toledo as wife of Alfonso VIII of Castile. She was a daughter of Henry II of England and his wife, Duchess Eleanor of Aquitaine.  Eleanor best inherited her mother's political influence. She was almost as powerful as her husband, who specified in his will that she was to rule alongside their son in the event of his death. by samanthasam
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samanthasam LEONOR PLANTAGENET REINA DE CASTILLA also known as Eleanor of England (1162 – 1214) - was Queen of Castile and Toledo as wife of Alfonso VIII of Castile. She was a daughter of Henry II of England and his wife, Duchess Eleanor of Aquitaine. Eleanor best inherited her mother's political influence. She was almost as powerful as her husband, who specified in his will that she was to rule alongside their son in the event of his death.
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Madame Victoire, the daughter of Louis XV, in 1791 by Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun. by briana
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briana Madame Victoire, the daughter of Louis XV, in 1791 by Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun.
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Clara Bow basking in the glow of her awesome home furnishings circa 1927. by SayaValentine
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SayaValentine Clara Bow basking in the glow of her awesome home furnishings circa 1927.
1920's
~Vivien Leigh in 1935 outside her house in England the morning after her debut in The Mask of Virtue~ by lynne
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lynne ~Vivien Leigh in 1935 outside her house in England the morning after her debut in The Mask of Virtue~
cool cakes
Amazon Best Books of the Month, January 2011: The Weird Sisters in Eleanor Brown's delightful debut could have been weirder, considering by Mercedes Benz
Mercedes Benz
Mercedes Benz Amazon Best Books of the Month, January 2011: The Weird Sisters in Eleanor Brown's delightful debut could have been weirder, considering
Inspirations
Benito Mussolini and his wife Rachele (née Guidi) surrounded by their five children. Daughter Edda was the eldest child, born out of wedlock in 1910 (her parents did not marry until December 1915). Son Vittorio was born in 1916, Bruno in 1918 and Romano in 1927. Youngest daughter Anna Maria was born in 1929 by tracy sam
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tracy sam Benito Mussolini and his wife Rachele (née Guidi) surrounded by their five children. Daughter Edda was the eldest child, born out of wedlock in 1910 (her parents did not marry until December 1915). Son Vittorio was born in 1916, Bruno in 1918 and Romano in 1927. Youngest daughter Anna Maria was born in 1929
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The calm before the storm: Earlier in the day the daughter of Lionel Richie had emerged in a casual ensemble by cathy
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cathy The calm before the storm: Earlier in the day the daughter of Lionel Richie had emerged in a casual ensemble
Photography
Jackie Tyler heard this twice: once from the Doctor when her daughter was in danger, and once from her daughter when the Doctor was in by latonya
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latonya Jackie Tyler heard this twice: once from the Doctor when her daughter was in danger, and once from her daughter when the Doctor was in
The Goth in Me
Ensemble 1927, French, Made of silk by stephanii
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stephanii Ensemble 1927, French, Made of silk
for walking
“Princess Shahinaz Pahlavi daughter of Empress Fawzia from the Shah of Iran in her wedding party from Ambassdor Ardeshir Zahedi in 1956 by vicky
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vicky “Princess Shahinaz Pahlavi daughter of Empress Fawzia from the Shah of Iran in her wedding party from Ambassdor Ardeshir Zahedi in 1956
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Kaci Welsch in her evening gown from the State Pageant by bianca
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bianca Kaci Welsch in her evening gown from the State Pageant
coral
The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Evening ensemble by Keet
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Keet The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Evening ensemble
Historical Costume
Retro chic: The daughter of rock star Mick Jagger and model Jerry Hall worked a 70's vibe with her stunning Gucci ensemble by debbie
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debbie Retro chic: The daughter of rock star Mick Jagger and model Jerry Hall worked a 70's vibe with her stunning Gucci ensemble
Its only rock and roll
Six Ways to Keep the ''Little'' in Your Girl: Guiding Your Daughter from Her Tweens to Her Teens by rebecca2
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rebecca2 Six Ways to Keep the ''Little'' in Your Girl: Guiding Your Daughter from Her Tweens to Her Teens
The Look
Elizabeth Taylor gets up-close and personal with her daughter Maria Burton in this Jim McHugh portrait from the September 1967 issue of Vogue by nanette
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nanette Elizabeth Taylor gets up-close and personal with her daughter Maria Burton in this Jim McHugh portrait from the September 1967 issue of Vogue
Getting
Henry II and Eleanor's second daughter, Eleanor, called Leonor, became queen of Castile, modern day Spain, after marrying Alphonso. Her daughter, Blanche, chosen by Eleanor of Aquitane, would become queen of France by leigh
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leigh Henry II and Eleanor's second daughter, Eleanor, called Leonor, became queen of Castile, modern day Spain, after marrying Alphonso. Her daughter, Blanche, chosen by Eleanor of Aquitane, would become queen of France
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The Valkyrie makes her debut in the double-page splash from The Avengers #83. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. #Valkyrie #Avengers by marianne
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marianne The Valkyrie makes her debut in the double-page splash from The Avengers #83. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. #Valkyrie #Avengers
inspirational images
Born of a night of black frost & dense dark in the midst of a bitter January, Ninnoc, the only daughter of King Mark of Cornwall; must use the lessons taught to her by her godmother Euny to prevent her power hungry Aunt Meroot from using the hand of black magic to seize the throne. Will her virgin skills be enough? by henrietta
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henrietta Born of a night of black frost & dense dark in the midst of a bitter January, Ninnoc, the only daughter of King Mark of Cornwall; must use the lessons taught to her by her godmother Euny to prevent her power hungry Aunt Meroot from using the hand of black magic to seize the throne. Will her virgin skills be enough?
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Coins from the British Mandate of Palestine, 1927 by gabrielle
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gabrielle Coins from the British Mandate of Palestine, 1927
Geek
Mother-daughter time: Blake Lively was pictured spending some time with her daughter James on the set of her movie A Simple Favor in Canada on Thursday by ines
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ines Mother-daughter time: Blake Lively was pictured spending some time with her daughter James on the set of her movie A Simple Favor in Canada on Thursday
People
Jean Patou Ensemble, 1927 by stephanii
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stephanii Jean Patou Ensemble, 1927
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Frances Walsingham (1567-1633), Countess of Essex and Countess of Clanricarde  was an English noblewoman. The daughter of Francis Walsingham, Elizabeth I's Secretary of State, she became the wife of Sir Philip Sidney at age 16. Her second husband was Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, Queen Elizabeth's favourite, with whom she had five children. Shortly after his execution in 1601 she married her lover,[1] Richard Burke, 4th Earl of by joann
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joann Frances Walsingham (1567-1633), Countess of Essex and Countess of Clanricarde was an English noblewoman. The daughter of Francis Walsingham, Elizabeth I's Secretary of State, she became the wife of Sir Philip Sidney at age 16. Her second husband was Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, Queen Elizabeth's favourite, with whom she had five children. Shortly after his execution in 1601 she married her lover,[1] Richard Burke, 4th Earl of
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Portrait of Madame Pages in Evening Dress - Giovanni Boldini by carmela
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carmela Portrait of Madame Pages in Evening Dress - Giovanni Boldini
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Loïs Mailou Jones (1905-1998) painting in her Paris studio in 1937 or 1938 as her cat hangs out on her shoulder. Born in Boston, Ms. Jones was encouraged by both parents to pursue art and she graduated from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston in 1927. After studying art at Harvard and Columbia, she established the art department at Palmer Memorial Institute, the black preparatory school founded by Charlotte Hawkins Brown in Sedalia, North Carolina. by herminia
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herminia Loïs Mailou Jones (1905-1998) painting in her Paris studio in 1937 or 1938 as her cat hangs out on her shoulder. Born in Boston, Ms. Jones was encouraged by both parents to pursue art and she graduated from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston in 1927. After studying art at Harvard and Columbia, she established the art department at Palmer Memorial Institute, the black preparatory school founded by Charlotte Hawkins Brown in Sedalia, North Carolina.
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