Jamin LeFave: Self Portrait - this is probably oils... but I can see how it may have be pastels
The Original Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, now the site of The Empire State Building, started as two hotels, the 13-story Waldorf Hotel was opened in 1893 and the other, the Astoria Hotel was opened four years later in 1897, and was four stories higher.
Saint Laurent 'Hedi' ankle boots
Antique French Writer's Chest, Boulle Lap Desk, Ecritoire - Napoleon III era c. 1850-70
David Hunter of Blackness (d.1809) Date: 1788 Henry Raeburn (1756–1823) National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Gallery
El 'Palacio Amboage' de Madrid abre sus puertas completamente gratis
French Cave A Liqueur Tantalus, circa 1890
Antique French tantalus set Napoleon III period
Madame Hall, née Princesse Galitzine IMPERIAL RUSSIA WINTER PALACE BALL~ 1903. The last imperial ball before the Bolshevik Revolution. Elaborate embroidered and bejeweled costumes with jeweled tiaras .
Last Russian ball, which was in 1903. Princess Maria Pavlovna Rodzyanka, nee Golitsyna (Galitzina). Probably too old to be Maria the daughter of Prince Paul Golytsin, Master of the Imperial Hunt to Nicholas I and sister to Catherine Golytsin, maid of honor to Grand Duchess Vladimir.