Old-Fashioned Love and Romance, A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources

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Old-Fashioned Love and Romance, A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources
Nostalgic illustrations from the Victorian and turn of the Century era of love and romance.

These are a combination of detailed engravings and magazine illustrations from the period with plenty of styles themes and variations.  
Here you will find demure damsels and suave suitors, courting, kissing, holding hands, dancing, flirting and strolling arm in arm. There is also an entire section devoted to weddings as well as dozens of images and symbols associated with romance; cupids, lockets, rings, valentines, Romeo and Juliet and Adam and Eve.

Styles include silhouettes, comic ideas, bawdy bedroom scenes, proposals, lust, affection, Victorian cads, glamourous ladies, illicit trysts, maidens missing lovers, classical scenes, medieval love scenes, Adam and Eve, scenes in doorways, park benches....

Ideal for Valentine nostalgia, Victoriana.

Illustrations: 705 illustrations
Author: Grafton
Size: 210 x 279 (A4)
Format: Book
Copyright: Permission Free
Dispatch: Usually ships: same day.
ISBN 13: 9780486259383


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