my hobbies include talking about my fandom to people who don’t care about my fandom
Léon Cogniet. Self-portrait ca. 1818, Musée des Beaux-Arts d’Orléans.
and red lipstick! What a man!
If he gets anymore Romantic he’s gonna explode in a shower of angst and thunderclouds.
actual 1968 barricade boys
a la volonté du peuple
Guild Hall/Auditorium (1974) in Hückelhoven, Germany, by Christoph Parade
Do you ever just want to punch a wall because your favorite historical figures were real people with real faces but you can never see what they actually looked like?
all the time. I would have loved to see Lannes in the flesh so I could just gawk like an idiot at him.
I wish I could see The Dandy King in all his glory for real.
TO FEEL THE TOUCH OF NEY’S RED MANE!
Lucy & Daisy
How to recognise different hussar regiments from the French army - First Empire
Some canon era-ish doodles before I take the train, yay
Salomé - Oscar Wilde
Aubrey Beardsley Designs