Category Archives: France

FRENCH FASHION HISTORY. Costume and fashion plates with descriptions between middle Ages, Directory, Regency, Empire and so called Flapper. Vintage Haute couture costumes.

Coconut merchant costume 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Coconut merchant costume. Paris fashion 18th century. Baroque costumes

Merchant of coconut 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Coconut merchant costume 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Marchand de coco 1774. Costumes de Paris. D’après Poisson.
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Coiffure à l’échelle. Caricature of the 18th century.

Coiffure à l'échelle. Rococo fashion. Rococo hairstyle.

Coiffure à l’échelle. Caricature du XVIII siècle.

Coiffure à l’échelle.

Measuring the hairstyle. Caricature of the 18th century.

Coiffure à l’échelle. Caricature du XVIII siècle. D’après une gravure du temps. Gravure extraite de l’ouvrage de H . Gourdon de Genouillac.
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Bourgeoise woman costume in 1781.

Bourgeoise woman fashion. 18th century rococo fashion.

Bourgeoise woman costume in 1781.

Bourgeoise woman costume in 1781.

Bourgeoise en 1781.

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Merchant of walnuts in 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Costumes of Paris. Merchant walnuts costume. 18th century fashion.

Merchant of walnuts in 1774.

Merchant of walnuts in 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Marchande de cerneaux 1774. Costumes de Paris.

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Parisian costumes of the 18th century. Ragpicker. Water carrier.

Parisian costumes. 18th century fashion. Water carrier. Merchant of melons. Ragpicker. Merchant of sweets.

Parisian costumes of the 18th century.

Parisian costumes of the 18th century.

Water carrier. Merchant of melons. Ragpicker. Merchant of sweets.

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Young men in hunting stroll costumes in 1760.

Stroll costumes. 18th century rococo fashion. Worldly priest costume.

Large elegant pannier dress, Worldly priest in 1760
Young men in hunting stroll costumes in 1760.

Large elegant pannier dress, Worldly priest in 1760. Young men in hunting stroll costumes in 1760.

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Ballroom dresses in 1762. Costumes of Paris.

Ballroom dresses. Rococo fashion 18th century.

Ballroom dresses in 1762. Costumes of Paris.

Ballroom dresses in 1762. Costumes of Paris.
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Noblewoman and Lord fashion. France 18th century.

Noblewoman and Lord fashion. 18th century fashion. Baroque costumes

Noblewoman and Lord. 18th century.

Noblewoman and Lord fashion. France 18th century.

Dame noble et Seigneur. XVIIIe Siècle. D’après Pauquet.

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Paris fashion in 1762. Rococo costume era.

Paris fashion. Rococo fashion. 18th century costumes

Paris fashion in 1762

Paris fashion in 1762.

Matron in the old style. Young woman in haute coiffure and small baskets. Former military. Gentleman with habit in 1762.

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Inside the House of a Barbier. France 17th century.

Interior 17th century. Baroque fashion. Louis XIII era.

Interior of the House of a Barbier.

Inside the House of a Barbier. Under Louis XIII. 17th century.

Intérieur de la Maison d’un Barbier. Sous Louis XIII. XVII Siècle.

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Cashmere silk mantle embroidered. Ladies Journal 1833.

Cashmere silk mantle. Romantic fashion. Journal des dames. Costumes Parisiens.

Cashmere silk mantle embroidered.

Cashmere silk mantle embroidered. Ladies Journal 1833.

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