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Waistcoat Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 122 pictures in our Waistcoat collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


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Lace weaving and embroidery, France, 17th and 18th century, (1898). Creator: Unknown

Lace weaving and embroidery, France, 17th and 18th century, (1898). 'Fig 1: Lace in the style of Louis XIV [c1643-1715], in the possession of C. Baur, manufacturer of furniture at Biberach [Germany]. Fig 2: Embroidery on a silk waistcoat, Louis XIV. Fig 3: Embroidery on a silk coat, Louis XV [c1715-1774], from the Sammlung vaterlandischer Alterthumer at Stuttgart. Fig 4: Silk embroidery from a velvet waistcoat, Louis XVI [c1774-1792], ibid. Fig 5: Silk texture from a chasuble, Louis XIV. Fig 6: Woven silk stuff for clothes, Louis XV. Fig 7: Woven stuff of silk and wool, Louis XVI'. Plate 85 from "The Historic Styles of Ornament" translated from the German of H. Dolmetsch. [B.T. Batford, London, 1898]

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'William Huskisson', c1810, (c1884). Creator: Unknown

'William Huskisson', c1810, (c1884). William Huskisson (1770- 1830) British statesman, financier and MP during reign of George IV. Educated at Appleby Grammar School. Oversaw the Aliens Act 1793, prominent in debates over the Corn Laws. Run over and fatally wounded by Robert Stephenson's locomotive engine Rocket. From "Leaders of the Senate: A Biographical History of the Rise and Development of the British Constitution, Vol. I.", by Alexander Charles Ewald, F.S.A. [William Mackenzie, London, Edinburgh & Berlin]

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John Gilpin's friend lends him a wig and a hat, 1878, (c1918). Creator: Randolph Caldecott

John Gilpin's friend lends him a wig and a hat, 1878, (c1918). John Gilpin was the subject of a comic ballad of 1782 by William Cowper entitled "The Diverting History of John Gilpin". The ballad, based on real-life character, describes how, on a journey to Edmonton (north in London), Gilpin, a draper, became separated from his wife and children after losing control of his horse, and ended up in the town of Ware, ten miles away from his intended destination. From "The Diverting History of John Gilpin", by William Cowper. [Frederick Warne and Co., London & New York, c1918]

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