Category Archives: 1805

Empire fashion and headgear 1800 to 1810.

Empire fashion. headgear.

Empire fashion and headgear 1800 to 1810.

Empire fashion and headgear from 1800 to 1810.
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Reign of Napoleon I. Fashion history.

Reign of Napoleon I. First empire fashion. Regency Costume History. Georgian costumes. Empire fashion.

Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814.

Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814.

French First Empire fashion. (England Regency, Georgian fashion period)

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Joséphine de Beauharnais. Pastel By Pierre Prud’hon

French First Empire. Joséphine de Beauharnais. Pierre Prud'hon. Wife of Napoleon Bonaparte

Joséphine de Beauharnais. Pastel By Pierre Prud’hon

Joséphine de Beauharnais 1763 – 1814. Pastel By Pierre Prud’hon.

England Regency period. France first empire. French Romantic painting of the young Joséphine de Beauharnais (about 1790) before she became the wife of Napoleon Bonaparte.

From the Book: Life of Napoleon Bonaparte; (1896) by Sloane, William Milligan.

Fashion in the first decade of the 19th century. German Empire.

Women in spencer. Man in Carrick coat. German Empire fashion. Ball gown. Lady with cylinder hat.

First decade of the 19th century. German Empire.

First decade of the 19th century. German Empire.

Top row left: Women in spencer. Right: Lady in a ball gown, 1805. Lady with cylinder hat.
Bottom row left: Lady in Dronissete. Lady in Robe. Right: German court dress. Man in Carrick (Coachman coat. The actor David Garrick let himself customize this jacket in the 18th century as the first: many, superimposed pelerines should protect the English landed gentry, and later manorial coachman from rain and moisture.).

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.