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.

Clothing of a notary early 18th century

France notary clothing. 18th century fashion.

France notary clothing 1725

Clothing of a notary early 18th century.

Notaire en 1725. D’après une gravure du temps.

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The United States of America after the Treaty of 1783.

Map American Revolutionary War. The United States of America Treaty 1783.

The United States of America after the Treaty of 1783.

The United States of America after the Treaty of 1783.

The Treaty of Paris, which was signed on September 3, 1783 formally ended the American Revolutionary War between the Kingdom of Great Britain and the Thirteen Colonies in North America, who had fought against British rule since 1775. Britain signed separate contracts with France and Spain, which are known as the Treaties of Versailles of 1783.

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Petite robe ouverte et décolletée. Bois de Boulogne.

Petite robe ouverte et décolletée. 18th century costume. Rococo fashion. Fashion history.

Petite robe ouverte et décolletée, 1780.

Petite robe ouverte et décolletée.

The recreations of the Bois de Boulogne.

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Homme en chenille. Cabinet des Modes 1785.

Homme en chenille. Cabinet des Modes. Fashion History. 18th century costumes. rococo fashion.

Homme en chenille. Cabinet des Modes. 1785.

Homme en chenille.

Cabinet des modes, ou Les modes nouvelles. (Ier Cahier. 15 Novembre 1785)

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Albanian folk characters in the 18th century.

Souliote woman costume. Traditional Albania costumes. Femme Souliote.

Souliote Woman

Albanian folk characters in the 18th century.

  • Souliote Woman
  • Albanian Prémiti or Toxide.
  • Albanian woman from Sikyon. Sikyon was an ancient city-state on the northern Peloponnese between Corinth and Achaia (Pellene).
  • Reis Efendi Barbaresque.
  • Albanian soldier.

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French military hairstyles and helmets.

French military hairstyles and helmets. 18th century uniform.

French military hairstyles and helmets.

Glance at the French military hairstyles and helmets.

Coup d’oeil sur les coiffures militaires Françaises 1780-1894
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Jean-Marie Collot d’Herbois.

Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois. French Revolution. Directory costume.

Jean-Marie Collot d’Herbois demolishing buildings of Lyon. French Revolution.

Jean-Marie Collot d’Herbois demolishing buildings of Lyon. French Revolution.

Jean-Marie Collot d’Herbois démolissant des bâtiments de Lyon.

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Sclaveni male costume in 1760, 18th century.

Sclaveni costume. Slavic tribe. Historical Wallachia, Moldavia clothing.18th century

Sclaveni costume in 1760

Sclaveni male costume in 1760, 18th century.

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Torquato Tasso and Leonora d’Este

Torquato Tasso, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German Enlightenment. Romanticism era

Torquato Tasso and the Two Leonores, 1839, by Karl Ferdinand Sohn.

Torquato Tasso and Leonora d’Este by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

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Tin wares shop in 18th century France.

Christoph Kilian, Vendor, Tinware, 18th Century, Baroque fashion.

Tin wares shop in 18th century France

Tin wares shop in 18th century France.

The figure shows the establishment, vendors and buyers in a tin store. After Christoph Kilian  (1709 – 1781). Continue reading

Paul Barras, Member of the Executive Board.

Paul Barras, Politician, French Revolution costumes, Executive Board

Paul-François-Jean-Nicolas, Vicomte de Barras, French politician and Member of the Executive Board

 Paul Barras 1755-1829. Member of the Executive Board.

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