People from an earlier time seen through a Victorian mist. Scottish. William Fettes Douglas, painter (1822-1891). President of the Royal Scottish Academy. ‎All from the collections of the National Galleries of Scotland.

"The Tapestry Worker." 1866.
“The Tapestry Worker.” 1866. Painting. Collections of the National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh. Cc0 license. via https://www.nationalgalleries.org/art-and-artists/154595/tapestry-worker?collection=371&artwork=5
"The Spell." 1864.
“The Spell.” 1864. Image © National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh. Fair use license. via https://www.nationalgalleries.org/art-and-artists/artists/sir-william-fettes-douglas
"Hudibras and Ralph Visiting the Astrologer (from Butler's 'Hudibras')." 1856.
“Hudibras and Ralph Visiting the Astrologer (from Butler’s ‘Hudibras’).” 1856. Oil on canvas. Image and photo credit © National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh. Fair use license. via https://artuk.org/discover/artworks/hudibras-and-ralph-visiting-the-astrologer-from-butlers-hudibras-209976/search/actor:douglas-william-fettes-18221891/page/2/view_as/grid
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