Category Archives: 18th Century

Costume and Fashion History during the 18th Century. Clothing of the Late Baroque, Rococo, Louis XV, Louis XVI, Rose Bertin Minister of Fashion at the court of Marie Antoinette. The French Revolution fashion period of Incroyables and Merveilleuses. The Georgians and Regency period.

Habit of an Augustin Nun. Order St. Augustin 18th c.

Nun, habit, Religieuse, Order, Augustine, St. Ausgustin, Ecclesiastical, Roman Catholic Church

Nun of the Order St. Ausgustin 18th c.

Habit of a nun of the Order St. Augustin

Religieuse de L’Ordre de St. Augustin
Continue reading

THE GRAND SEIGNEUR. The Turkish Sultan in 1749.

Abdülhamid I, Turkish Sultan, Ottoman Empire, Costume history, Grand Seignior

Abdülhamid I. Habit of the Grand Seignior in 1749. Le Grand Seigneur.

THE GRAND SEIGNEUR,
taken from VIEN’S CARAVANNE, a book which represents the Dresses in a Turkish Masquerade given by the Pensioners of the French Academy at Rome, in the Year 1748.

Continue reading

Habit of the Sultaness Queen in 1749.

Empress, Sultaness , Sultane Reine, Ottoman Empire, Queen, costume

Empress of the Ottoman Empire

Habit of the Sultaness Queen in 1749. La Sultane Reine.

Consort of the Ottoman sultan.
Continue reading

Robe à la Diane. 18ème siècle la mode rococo.

Robe Diane, Rococo gown, 18th century fashion, costue

Jolie Femme vêtu d’une Robe d’un nouveau gout dit à la Diane.

Robe à la Diane.

18ème siècle la mode rococo.

Continue reading

Fan design 18th century. Watteau style.

Fan design, rococo. 18th century, Watteau, Ivory, Antique

Abanico de marfil en forma de baraja.

Fan design 18th century. Watteau style.

Subject Watteau style: a party in a palace, where they dance Pierrot and Colombine.

Continue reading

Woman of nobility. Time of Louis XV.

Nobility. Rococo Costume. louis XV. 18th century fashion

Woman of nobility. (1730)

Woman of nobility. Fashion at the time of Louis XV.

Continue reading

The Sun King in theater costume.

French Sun King. Louis XIV. Baroque fashion. theater costume

Louis XIV in theater costume 1700.

The Sun King in theater costume 1700.

Continue reading

Directoire costumes Paris, 1798.

Directoire costumes. Costumes imités de l'antique.

Directoire costumes imités de l’antique.

Directoire costumes imitated from the antique. Paris, 1798.

Continue reading

American uniforms in the Revolutionary War.

American uniforms. Revolutionary War. 18th century. U.S. soldier. Infantry. Artillery Captain. Lieutenant. Major General.

Uniforms in the Revolutionary War.

American uniforms in the Revolutionary War.

Continue reading

Colonial Costumes. 17th to 18th century.

Early Puritan costume. Governor. U.S. Colonial Costumes.

Colonial Costumes. 17th to 18th century

Colonial Costumes.

Continue reading

French peasant farmer from the 16th to 18th century.

French peasant farmer costume. Louis XIII., Louis XIIV., fashion era. French Ancien Régime.Baroque fashion history.

French peasant farmer from the 16th to 18th century.

French peasant farmer from the 16th to 18th century.

Taken from the Collection of the diversity of clothes, according Chevignard.
Continue reading