Beltestakk and Gråtrøje, Costumes of East Telemark, Norway part 1
Hello all, today I am returning to Telemark, one of the richest provinces in terms of folk art and costume in Norway. Telemark has...
East Telemark, Norway, embroidered shirts for Raudtrøye and Beltestakk
Hello all, Today I will continue my series on East Telemark costume by talking about the shirts. This garment is called skjorte, ...
Community wall photos
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Sovande brud från Ingelstads härad, Skåne. Bruden kläddes av en äldre kvinna dagen före bröllopet eftersom det var en tidsödande procedur, och fick sedan sitta på en stol över natten. Från Nordiska museets utställning "Modemakt".
Nordiska museet - Photographer Landin, Mats
Amazing Photographs Depict 19th Century Norway
Portraits of dignity in the wilds of Norway Born on 1856 in the municipality of Sogndal, Norway, Nils Olsson Reppon enjoyed a simple upbringing on farm
East Telemark, Norway, socks and shoes for Raudtroje and Beltestakk
Hello all, The East Telemark costume is known for its embroidery, and also for the elaborate ornament on both stockings and shoes...
Norwegian Sunday: Bridal Crowns – Part IV, Art
One of the most famous Norwegian painters, Adolph Tidemand, incorporated traditional Bridal Crowns in many pieces of his art: Adolph Tidemand became and has remained, one of the prominent painters representing Norwegian Romantic Nationanlism. The movement peaked around 1840-1860, but has had tremendous impact on the Norwegian identity as we know it today! All the…