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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.
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Timeline of the French Revolution 1789 – 1799

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Timeline French Revolution. Déesse de la Raison et de l'Être suprême. Révolution Française. Directoire costume.

Déesse de la Raison et de l’Être suprême. Révolution Française. Goddess of Reason and the Supreme Being.

Timeline of the French Revolution 1789 – 1799

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Tayadaneega Mohawk Indian chief

Tayadaneega,Mohawk , Indian, Anthropology, ethnology, Native, Inhabitants, Heinrich Rudolf Schinz, Brodtmann, natives,

Tayadaneega Mohawk Indian chief.

Tayadaneega Mohawk Indian chief.

Joseph Tayadaneega (1743-1807) called the Brant, the Great Captain of the Six Nations. Thayendanegea, means “two sticks bound together”, denoting strength.
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Incroyables and Muscadins.

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Incroyables. Muscadins. Dandies. France revolution costumes.

The Incroyables and Muscadins.

The Incroyables and Muscadins.

The French directory dandies.

Monarchical reaction – Incroyables and Muscadins — Tape-durs— The Café Carchy — The “Requisition” — Political clubs — The “Petit Coblentz” — Intrigues and lampoons — Louis Ange Pitou, (Pitou l’Auxerrois)

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Marchande de modes portant la marchandise en ville.

Marchande,modes,farthingale, rococo fashion. Galerie des modes,18th cnetury costumes

Marchande de modes 1780

Marchande de modes portant la marchandise en ville 1780.

A Dressmaker carrying the merchandise in the city in 1780.

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Jeune Actrice dans le Jaloux d’Estramadure.

Estramadure. Costume Espagnol. rococo fashion, farthingale

Jeune Actrice vêtu du Costume Espagnol dans le Jaloux d’Estramadure 1779

Jeune Actrice dans le Jaloux d’Estramadure.

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Habit en surtout à brandebourg 1780.

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Habit en surtout à brandebourg 1780

Habit en surtout à brandebourg 1780.

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