18th Century Interiors

Collection by Ang Murphy

Ang Murphy
Paul Sandby (artist) RCIN 914329 Reference(s): RL 14329 O(S) 250 Description: A woman laundering, her tubs standing on chairs, left, another crouching and tending the fire at an open hearth. 18th Century Dress, 18th Century Clothing, 18th Century Fashion, Royal Collection Trust, Sand Pit, Regency Era, Historical Clothing, Female Clothing, Historical Images

Paul Sandby (1731-1809) - At Sandpit Gate

A watercolour drawing of two maids in a domestic interior. One stands at a laundry tub, the other is kneeling at a hearth with a large black pot above the fire. Copper pans above the mantelpiece. Inscribed on the mount at the bottom, possibly copied from an earlier one, At Sandpit Gate.Thomas Sandby lived at Sandpit Gate in Windsor from about 1746, where he was employed by William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland. After settling in London in 1752, Paul Sandby often visited his elder brother at…

‘One can never have enough saucepans’ – the duties of an century cook (All Things Georgian) Regency Color, Regency Era, Georgian Era, Historical Romance, Working Woman, Women In History, Blacksmithing, 18th Century, Saucepans

‘One can never have enough saucepans’ – the duties of an 18th-century cook

Well, so far we have looked at household maid and the laundry maid, so we now move on to take a look at what would have been expected of the cook according to Mrs Parkes. Her description of the rol…

1754 The Kitchen at Sandpit Gate by Paul Sandby at the Royal Collection Trust Royal Collection Trust, Georgian Homes, Georgian Era, Sand Pit, Old Kitchen, 18th Century, Decoration, Gate, Dekoration

Paul Sandby (1731-1809) - The Kitchen at Sandpit Gate

1754, The Kitchen at Sandpit Gate by Paul Sandby. A man in the livery of the Duke of Cumberland, green coat and crimson waistcoat, pumping in the foreground; further within, two women washing kitchen utensils at a window & an old man seated with a dog by an open door. Royal Collection Trust

 Interior of a Kitchen", mid-to-late C., by Pehr Hilleström (Swedish, At the National Museum of Sweden 18th Century Clothing, 18th Century Fashion, 17th Century, Art Ancien, Kirchen, National Museum, Art Plastique, Light Art, Art Reproductions

"Testing Eggs. Interior Of A Kitchen" by Pehr Hillestrom

"Testing Eggs. Interior Of A Kitchen" by Pehr Hillestrom

The woman in the foreground appears to be holding a CP.Gustavian kitchen scene, attributed to swedish artist Johan Rodin 18th Century Clothing, 18th Century Fashion, Napoleon, Art Ancien, Rodin, Old Master, Working Woman, Historical Clothing, Kitchen Interior

Johan Rodin Attributed to, A kitchen interior with two women. - Bukowskis

Relined canvas 58.5 x 48.5 cm. Contemporary bronzed frame.

This painting by an unknown artist illustrates the interior of a typical London tailor's workshop in the second half of the eighteenth century. -c 1780 - Museum of London Rococo, Baroque, Google Art Project, Tailor Shop, London Museums, Art Uk, Art Google, 18th Century, Oil On Canvas


When I began researching into 18C gentlemen’s tailoring a couple of years ago I keenly felt the need to find an elementary book to help me to understand the basics. I found several treatises, but t…

Science and the Huguenots French History, 18th Century Fashion, Medical History, History Books, Science And Nature, Art World, Illustrators, Catholic, Reformation

Science and the Huguenots

Prior to 1800, science and medicine were as much as part of Huguenot philosophy as was religion and philosophy. The natural sciences had an advantage over medicine in Huguenot culture due to tran…

Kitchen-sene with a Girl frying Pancakes, Louis Aubert, 1740 - 1780 Rijksmuseum Georgian Era, Pancake Day, 18th Century, Pancakes, Fine Art Prints, Drawing, Canvas, Poster, Painting

Kitchen-sene with a Girl frying Pancakes - PICRYL Public Domain Image

Download Image of Kitchen-sene with a Girl frying Pancakes. Free for commercial use, no attribution required. Topics: kitchen sene, girl, pancakes, ornament, freeze, molding, book illustrations, etching, prints, gravure, engraving, high resolution, fine prints