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Random Royal Rotogravure – Hand Tinted Photos

Hofdame Note: Thank you to geogirl for this fun post! Life doesn’t happen in black and white… The idea of adding colour to a monochrome image by hand dates back to the beginning of photography about 1850.  For many decades, it was the only way to get a colour photograph.   Hand coloring was a practical… Continue reading Random Royal Rotogravure – Hand Tinted Photos

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Random Royal Rotogravure

Royal Boating Party circa 1882:Louise, Queen of Denmark with her granddaughters Princess Louise (1867-1931), Princess Maud (1869-1938), and Princess Victoria (1868-1935), the children of the Prince and Princess of Wales, later King Edward VII. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'mE3GLVMpTgpSlm_OPqIuEw',sig:'fx81D_iUiEwdhqsoxgzBaZOrt-AGZn_zUYy9TpmGFno=',w:'594px',h:'395px',items:'3285960',caption: true ,tld:'',is360: false })}); Don't they look thrilled!? Yes, you had to… Continue reading Random Royal Rotogravure


Random Royal Rotogravure

When they were young. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'nQk6Evr7QhtBuLgqEIU9zA',sig:'weRVcGzE9XDmZH1gQq-Idas7HH_tskV9EruEbe2E5t4=',w:'469px',h:'594px',items:'565486479',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); The fifties had their share of glamorous royals. Let us see which ones you think rule in the sophistication sweepstakes.