Painted Black

I’ve been seeing a lot of black outfits on street fashion blogs recently. It reminded me of the dramatic black outfits documented in Diego Velazquez. So I put them together.


Portrait of Pedro de Barberana y Aparregui / Man Guilt


The Lady with a Fan / Ulyana Sergeenko in Russian Vogue


A Spanish Gentleman (Jos Nieto, Chamberlain To Queen Mariana of Austria, Wife of Philip IV)WGSN Street Shot, Pitti Uomo


Dona Antonia de Ipenarrieta y Galdos and her SonRuby Aldridge

Untitled-1The Sartorialist / Portrait of a Lady

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3 Responses to Painted Black

  1. wow, fantastic comparisons. I especially love the last one from the satorialist and portrait of a lady. inspiring.

  2. oh my, this post is amazing

  3. Fenne says:

    I’m not really into black, but this post is without any doubt beautiful.

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