Detail of "at home" wear of a gentleman of means. Scarlet lined silk Banyan (dressing gown) of luxuriant foliage in rich colors, thrown over a silk knee length waistcoat richly embroidered with gold & blue thread with gold thread covered buttons. Delicate white lace flounce to shirt front & at wrist. White shirt open at throat - indication of "undress". The dark blue watered silk sash is a portrait affectation proclaiming the sitter's importance. Unknown man, Carle Van Loo, France…

Detail of "at home" wear of a gentleman of means. Scarlet lined silk Banyan (dressing gown) of luxuriant foliage in rich colors, thrown over a silk knee length waistcoat richly embroidered with gold & blue thread with gold thread covered buttons. Delicate white lace flounce to shirt front & at wrist. White shirt open at throat - indication of "undress". The dark blue watered silk sash is a portrait affectation proclaiming the sitter's importance. Unknown man, Carle Van Loo, France…

Use Grass Seed heads and your imagination to make beautiful pieces of art workArt #nature #naturecraft

Use a grass seed head and your imagination to make beautiful art

Use Grass Seed heads and your imagination to make beautiful pieces of art workArt #nature #naturecraft

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