garden portrait

Daguerreotype portrait of Helene Biewend and her friend Emilie Fromke sewing in a garden probably somewhere in Germany, 1846. By Hermann Carl Eduard Biewend.

Source: National Gallery of Canada.


First selfies I’ve taken since November, I really like my new outfit n_n

You can see the ivy I’ve been working on killing behind me in the photos. Some of the roots are twice the size of my arm!

“The Marquise of Pompadour as a Gardener” (1754-1755) (detail) by Charles-André Van Loo (1705-1765).