Hello everyone! Welcome back to our channel. And for today we are gonna show you Amazing Vintage Photos and Videos Of The Edwardian Era
But before we start. I want you to take a look at this picture carefully. The woman on the right is Vita Sackville-West. Can you guess what she is known for?
Well, find out at the end of this video. Now, let’s dive in.
-King Edward VII – Edwardian Era was ruled by king edward. This is a picture of him in his coronation robe
-Alfred Langevin- Aka the “Eye Smoker” He could smoke a pipe and a cigarette. and even blow a balloon through his eye.
-Working Class Wedding- In Edwardian Era it was also a trend to hold the wedding ceremony at 2:30 in the afternoon, if not it’s only recognized as a typical wedding
-Man and Knives – In this picture, the performer balances five sharp knives on his face
.-The Dancing Pig-. This is a brief vaudevillian performance. Vaudeville is a theatrical genre born in France at the end of the 19th century. In this burlesque film, a giant and obese anthropomorphic pig is featured dressed liked a gentleman in a fancy dinner expressing his affection for the woman.
-Elegant Edwardian Wedding – Though you may see the difference of the extravagance between the working class and upper class weddings, tWorking class were still very well dressed
-Edwardian Home Fashion – Because of the extravagance and fashion styles that were designed, this Era was also called “The Beautiful Era” This dress has a square neckline with a few soft pleats
-Cristian Ramos- A Circus performer from Barnum and Bailey Circus. His mother thought he was an abomination giving him up at 4 years old
– Yellow Gown-This gown has a deep v neck over a pink under-layer and very high lace collar.
-Dignitaries arriving at a party, their mode of transportation is still a carriage. In the beginning of this Era cars were only a symbol of status and it demanded so much time and money for the maintenance. It was only in 1910 that most horses were displaced.
-Man and case- This is a performer who hangs a heavy case from his eyelids
-Upper-class wedding – Weddings were luxurious affairs. So high profile weddings were published as newspaper articles.
-Hats – And of course it’s not an Edwardian Era without the hats. These are different styles and designs of hats women used to wear.
-Overweight woman- Overweight women were one of the attractions for British circus-goers in the early 20th century
So as I mentioned earlier i’m gonna the answer the question”Can you guess what she is know for?” Well she was a successful novelist, poet, and journalist, as well as a prolific letter writer and diarist. She published more than a dozen collections of poetry and novels during her lifetime.
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