EDWARDIAN

EDWARDIAN

The Edwardian era or period takes place in the United Kingdom with King Edward VII.  His mother, Queen Victoria passed in 1901, ending the Victorian era.
King Edward VII embraced his countrymen and traveled extensively.  He was heavily influenced by the arts and the fashion trends of Continental Europe.   The era has been characterized as a time of peace and plenty.
Art Nouveau influenced everything from fine art, to architecture, to textiles and clothing.  It was considered a new style for a new age.   Enjoy looking back into this cross-section of history as you explore popular iconography to represent your idea of Edwardian.
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