Category Archives: Merveilleuses

Style des Merveilleuses. Directoire style. Costume Plates of French Revolution fashion period between 1795–1799. Drawings by Horace Vernet.

Fashion under the French Revolution 1789 to 1802.


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 Incroyable and Merveilleuses. French revolution fashion.

Incroyable and Merveilleuses at the Promenade by F. H. Kaemmerer

Fashion under the French Revolution & Directoire Period 1789 to 1802.

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1789 Fashion in Paris before the taking of the Bastille – Mademoiselle Berthin – 1791 Fashion under the French Revolution – 1794 Fashion reverts to the Greek and Roman period – Disappearance of Louis XVI costumes – Paleness in vogue – Beauties à la Psyche – Varieties of hair-dressing at the commencement of the Directoire – Perruques came into fashion – The painter David, the revolutionary painter apostate – Debate on reformation costume – The Cothurn – The “Merveilleuses” – Greek robes – Roman dresses – Copé, the noted shoemaker

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Our goddesses of the Year VIII., (1799).

French Empire Costumes. Regency Fashion. France Revolution uniform. Octave Uzanne. Eugène Gaujèan. Albert Lynch

Our goddesses of the Year VIII., (1799)

Our goddesses of the Year VIII., (1799). Regency – Directoire fashion.

Nos déesses de l’an VIII. From the Book: The Frenchwoman of the century; Fashions – Manners – Usages, by Octave Uzanne. Illustrations in water colours by Albert Lynch. Engraved in colours by Eugène Gaujean.

Incroyable with bicorne hat.

French revolution costumes. France Directory fashion. Incroyables. Merveilleuses.

French revolution costumes. The mysterious conversations.

The mysterious conversations. France Directory costumes c. 1790.

La conversation mystérieuse. Costume Directoire. Incroyable with bicorne hat and Merveilleuses.

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 Louis XIV. , Louis XV. , Louis XVI., Baroque, Rococo, Directoire, French Revolution, Regency, Empire, Restoration or Romanticism fashion era. German Biedermeier.




 

  1. The French Fashion History.
  2. Reign of Louis XIV. 1643 to 1715
  3. The Reign of Louis XV. 1715 to 1774.
  4. Reign of Louis XVI. 1780 to 1789.
  5. The French Republic 1789 to 1802.
  6. Timeline of the French Revolution 1789 – 1799.
  7. Les Modes sous la revolution 1792-1799 by Paul Louis Victor de Giafferri.
  8. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. France empire.
  9. Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. Restoration,  Romanticism
  10. Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848. Victorian era. Romanticism fashion.
  11. The Second Republic. 1848 -1851. Victorian era. “Second Rococo”.
  12. The use of the Corset in the reign of Louis XVI.
  13. Ladies hat styles from 1776-1790 by Rose Bertin.
  14. Fashion under the  French revolution 1789 to 1802.
  15. Paris fashion 1793 to 1795. French revolution.
  16. The Execution of the King Louis XVI.
  17. The Execution of Marie-Antoinette.
  18. The Incroyables and Muscadins. The French directory dandies.
  19. Les Incroyables et Merveilleuses. “The Directoire Style” between 1795–1804.
  20. Nymphs and Merveilleuses. By Octave Uzanne.
  21. Fashion in Paris after the Revolution. By Octave Uzanne. 1796-1800.
  22. Portraits by people during the French Revolution
  23. The Gallery of Fashion. by Nikolaus von Heideloff, London.
  24. Comparison of the French and English modes. 1808 to 1815
  25. The Salon of Madame Récamier during the French Revolution.
  26. The Salons of Paris before the French Revolution.
  27. Caraco a´la francaise in 1786.
  28. The Evolution of Modern Feminine Fashion 1786.
  29. Fashion in Paris and London, 1780 to 1788.
  30. Historic hairstyles from Ancient times to the Empire.
Regency Straw hat. Robe and Petticoat of fine muslin. The Gallery of Fashion.
Regency Straw hat. Robe and Petticoat of fine muslin. The Gallery of Fashion Vol. 2. Published by... Read more
1795 • 18th Century • England • Gallery of Fashion • Georgian period • Regency period
England Georgian Era Fashion • Neoclassical dresses • Nikolaus von Heideloff • Regency period
Costume Robe de Perkale. Souliers d’Homme.
Costume Robe de Perkale. Souliers d’Homme. Chapeau de Paille, en Corbeille. Merveilleuses.... Read more
1797 • 18th Century • Directoire • First Empire • France • Georgian period • Headdresses • Merveilleuses • Regency period
First Empire Style • French Directoire style • Horace Vernet • Neoclassical dresses • Regency period
England Morning Dresses. Muslin robe, yellow shoes.
England Morning Dresses. Muslin robe, yellow shoes. The Gallery of Fashion May 1794. Published b... Read more
1794 • 18th Century • England • Gallery of Fashion • Georgian period • Regency period
England Georgian Era Fashion • Neoclassical dresses • Nikolaus von Heideloff • Regency period
England court dress July 1794. The Gallery of Fashion.
England court dress July 1794. The Gallery of Fashion. Published by Nikolaus von Heideloff, Londo... Read more
1794 • 18th Century • Court dress • Directoire • England • Gallery of Fashion • Regency period
England Georgian Era Fashion • Neoclassical dresses • Nikolaus von Heideloff • Regency period
French baroque and rococo wigs. 18th century fashion.
French baroque and rococo men`s and women`s wigs No.1. Wig with two tails. No.2. Bag wig. No.3.... Read more
18th Century • France • French Ancien Régime fashion • French fashion history • Hairstyle
Allonge wig • Baroque fashion • Rococo fashion
Regency chiffonet of light blue satin. The Gallery of Fashion.
Regency chiffonet of light blue satin. Russia robe of white muslin. The Gallery of Fashion Vol. 2... Read more
1795 • 18th Century • England • Gallery of Fashion • Georgian period • Regency period
England Georgian Era Fashion • Neoclassical dresses • Nikolaus von Heideloff • Regency period
The Salons of Paris 1786-1789.
Content The Salons of Paris in the 18th century, 1786-1789. Fashion before the French Revolution... Read more
1786 • 1787 • 1788 • 1789 • 18th Century • Court dress • France • French Ancien Régime fashion • French fashion history • Nobility • Rococo
French Fashion History • Rococo fashion

Parures. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792-1799.

French Revolution costumes. Merveilleuses. Jewelry Neoclassicism. Neoclassical fashion.

Jewelry. Parures.

Jewelry. French Revolution 1792 to 1799.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Parures – Planche 12.
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Chaussures. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792-1799.

French Revolution costumes. Shoes. Merveilleuses. Neoclassicism. Neoclassical fashion.

Shoes. Chaussures.

Shoes. French Revolution 1792 to 1799.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Chaussures – Planche 11.
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Étoffes. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792-1799.

French Revolution costumes. Merveilleuses. Neoclassicism. Neoclassical fashion.

Fabrics. Étoffes

Fabrics. French Revolution 1792 to 1799.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Étoffes – Planche 10.
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Broderies. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792-1799.

French Revolution costumes. Embroidery. Merveilleuses. Neoclassicism. Neoclassical fashion.

Embroidery. Broderies.

Broderies. French Revolution 1792 to 1799.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Broderies – Planche 9.
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Jupes. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792-1799.

French Revolution costumes. Merveilleuses. Neoclassicism. Neoclassical fashion.

Skirts. Jupes.

Jupes. French Revolution 1792 to 1799.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Jupes – Planche 7.
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Corsages. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792-1799.

French Revolution costumes. Merveilleuses. Neoclassicism. Neoclassical fashion.

Bodices. Corsages.

Bodices. French Revolution 1792 to 1799.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Corsages – Planche 6.
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Chapeaux. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792-1799.

French Revolution costumes. Merveilleuses. Neoclassicism. Neoclassical fashion.

Hats. Chapeaux.

Hats. French Revolution 1792 to 1799.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Chapeaux – Planche 5.
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Coiffures. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792-1799.

French Revolution Headdress, Hairdressing. Merveilleuses. Neoclassicism. Neoclassical fashion.

Coiffures.

Headdress, Hairdressing. French Revolution 1792 to 1799.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Coiffures – Planche 4.
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