Archive : January, 2013

Lesson 6

4 years, 11 months ago Yeadon's Art Lessons 0

There is no Victorian architecture in Paris. Recently on the BBC’s antique show Flog It! a 19th century French hobby horse was described as mid to late Victorian. I know that the British Empire was vast in the 19th century but the British Empire did not extend to Paris. This artifact would have been correctly dated by simply identifying it as late 19th century. It could also have been described as late or post Napoleon 111, that is, the Second French Empire […]