Noblesse oblige

oldsamovar:

Illustrations for Mikhail Lermontov’s works by V.A.Polyakov 

ohsoromanov:

The Queen’s House

supertrampings:

untitled by anneparker on Flickr.

jane austen picspam

orangexocoatl:

The Queen Dowager Juiliane Marie, by Vigilus Eriksen, 1776 (detail)

orangexocoatl:

The Queen Dowager Juiliane Marie, by Vigilus Eriksen, 1776 (detail)


Princess Mathilde Bonaparte (1861) (Detail)
Edouard Louis Dubufe (1820 – 1883)

Princess Mathilde Bonaparte (1861) (Detail)

Edouard Louis Dubufe (1820 – 1883)

thevictorianduchess:

Marie Louise Élisabeth d’Orléans as Flora (detail)Nicolas de LargillièreOil on canvasc. 1712

thevictorianduchess:

Marie Louise Élisabeth d’Orléans as Flora (detail)
Nicolas de Largillière
Oil on canvas
c. 1712