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Women Reading

books0977:

Portrait of Countess Maria Hilarionovna Worontsov-Dachkova (1919). Nikolai Bekker (Russian, b.1877). Oil on canvas laid down on board.

Maria Hilarionovna Worontsov-Dachkova was the grand-daughter of the last Viceroy of the Caucasus. In 1922 she married Prince Nikita Alexandrovich of Russia. Nikolai Bekker was not an internationally renowned artist but he enjoyed popularity among the aristocratic society of St Petersburg for his refined portraits.

bibliolectors:

Always among books / Siempre entre libros (ilustración de Jillian Ditner)

(Source: bibliocolors.blogspot.com)

simena:

Francesco Galante                

bibliolectors:

Good night and reading / Buenas y lectoras noches (ilustraciones de Katie M. Berggren)

(Source: bibliocolors.blogspot.com)

A writer only begins a book. A reader finishes it.” - Samuel Johnson 

(Source: thefandomentalist, via bookporn)

maudelynn:

Armed Chair Reading … c.1922 

via http://historyinphotos.blogspot.com

End Of The Story (by ElfGoblin)