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The Athenaeum - Vanity (Charles Joseph Frederick Soulacroix - No dates listed)

artoftheregencyera: Charles Joseph Frederic Soulacroix-“Vanity” Of course, I stare at this for nearly a full minute thinking, “is that a phone? (via my-ear-trumpet)

The dressmaker - William-Adolphe Bouguereau

William-Adolphe Bouguereau - Sewing, the late century, and, indeed well into the sewing was considered a necessary accomplishment for any woman, and young girls were trained in it from a young age. This painting captures a young girl practicing this art