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Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 15.2: 19th Century German Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 15.2: 19th Century German Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We look at and discuss Strassenszene in Manila (1864) from Gustav Spiess, examine the clothing of the female and male subjects, including baro't saya and barong, and compare this piece to C. W. Andrews' Untitled (1861) piece that is almost identical.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 15.1: 19th Century German Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 15.1: 19th Century German Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Resposted from our social media. We discuss the Prussian Expedition to East Asia, the illustration "Tagalen auf der Insel Luzon" from Gustav Spiess, and compare that to its predecessor illustration by Charles W. Andrews. We also discuss the subjects of the illustrations and their clothing and accesories, including Barong Tagalog and baro't saya.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 14.2: 19th Century Austrian Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 14.2: 19th Century Austrian Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We look at the illustration titled Eingeborene Luzons [Natives of Luzon] (1861) by Austrian artist Joseph Selleny, and we discuss the subjects and their clothing and accessories, like Barong Tagalog, baro't saya, and other filipiñiana articles.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 14.1: 19th Century Austrian Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 14.1: 19th Century Austrian Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We discuss the Novara Expedition, which stopped in the Philippines and gave rise to Austrian artwork depicting Philippine life and people. We also talk about Dr. Karl Ritter von Scherzer, Joseph Selleny and their piece Strasse in der Borstadt Binondo (1861), which includes images of men in Barong Tagalog and other people walking around in Binondo.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.6: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.6: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We look at a few illustrations from a seried titled Islas Filipinas. Cultivo y Recoleccion del Tabaco en Cagayan del Norte. (1880) and discuss how the farm worker subjects wear their barongs, baro't saya and other clothing and accessories.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.5: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.5: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We examine the Spanish illustration titled Tipos Filipinos. Gobernadorcillo. Chino Cargador de Agua. (1872) We also discuss how two men on opposite sides of the social spectrum wear Barong Tagalog, camisa de chino and other clothing and accessories.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.4: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.4: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We cover the illustration Tipos Filipinos - Indio Con El Gallo. Cocinero Indio. (1872) by Spanish artists Francisco Ortego y Vereda and Tomás Carlos Capuz. We discuss the two native male subjects, their barongs and other clothing and accessories they wear.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.3: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.3: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We feature the illustration Tipos Filipinos - Indios Elegantes. (1872) by Francisco Ortego y Vereda and Tomás Carlos Capuz, and we discuss how the native female and male subjects are dressed in filipiñiana clothing, including Maria Clara dress, Barong Tagalog, etc.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.2: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.2: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We cover the illustration Tipos Filipinos. Mestiza Española. Mestizo Español. (1872) by Spanish artists Ortego and Capuz. We discuss the artists, the magazine that published this art and the subjects of this drawing - a mestiza woman in a Maria Clara dress and mestizo man in Barong Tagalog.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.1: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 13.1: 19th Century Spanish Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We look at and discuss the Spanish art piece Costumes das Filippinas - Combate de Gallos [Costumes of the Philippines - Cockfighting] (1858), its subjects and how they are dressed, including the barongs and other filipiñiana clothing and accessories they wore.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 12.6: 19th Century American Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 12.6: 19th Century American Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We feature three illustrations from the Harper's Weekly pictorial series The Revolt in the Philippines Islands - Scenes in Manila. (1897), and we discuss the subjects and what clothing they wear, including Barong Tagalog and Baro't Saya.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 12.5: 19th Century American Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Addendum Part 12.5: 19th Century American Artist Illustrations of Life in the Philippines

Reposted from our social media. We discuss Harper's Weekly and the illustration Filipino Cowboys. Typical Carabao-Herders of Luzon (1900) by G. W. Peters, which features Filipino men on horseback wearing Barong Tagalog