His head was covered with a peruke
, so daintily powdered and adjusted that it would have been sacrilege to disorder it with a hat; which, therefore (and it was a gold-laced hat, set off with a snowy feather), he carried beneath his arm.
(We will not view the landscape again, or the radiant sun that bestowed on the king his nickname, but for a brief glimpse through a grated window.) A claustral chronicle of Louis's protracted death in August 1715, Serra's masterpiece (which opens in US theaters this month) contrasts the sumptuousness of the court-- enveloped in lace and brocade, the sovereign sports a proliferating peruke
of ringlets and frizz that seems to encroach on his cranium as he withers--with his sickly limb, rapidly blackening from gangrene.
He wore a peruke
when he went away, but had long hair under it."
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senior vice president of rental.
If he were around today, Handel might flip his peruke
if he saw Michigan Opera Theatre's Giulio Cesare, a Houston Grand Opera production reimagined as the set for a 1930s Hollywood movie.
Alice Morse Earle quotes a letter written in England about the hairstyle fashioned for Mary Queen of the Scots: "She did set such a curled hair upon the Queen that was said to be a Peruke
, that showed very delicately, and every other day she hath a new device of head dressing without any cost, and yet setteth forth a woman gaylie well."
Wig and peruke
makers were among the regular suppliers to the theatre, and some such as Mr Pope, peruke
supplier to Drury Lane, were paid extra for their hairdressing services over a number of nights.
Maker: The Salem Witch Hunter Curse" is a story of a curse of the innocents that ravages Salem hundreds of years later.