Victorian Scrap Album

May 09, 2018

Victorian scraps (also known as scrap reliefs, chromos, oblaten and glanzbilder) appeared in the early 19th century. They became all the rage in the 1880s and 1890s when they reached the peak of their popularity—and technical perfection.

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Fleaing at the Porte de Vanves in Paris

April 27, 2018

The Porte de Vanves flea market (Marchė des Puces in French), located on the southwestern edge of Paris, is a treasure trove of vintage jewelry, antique books, postcards and prints, crisp linens, lace and fabrics.

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