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.

Burgundian type portrait with characteristic headgear.

Burgundian turban headgear. 15th century fashion. Gothic costumes

Burgundian characteristic headgear 1460 – 1500

Burgundian type portrait of the 15th century.

Burgundian characteristic headgear 1460 – 1500.

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Middle ages military. Archer and Crossbowman 1350 to 1380s.

Soldiers uniforms 14th century. Archer and Crossbowman. Middle Ages Military

Archer and Crossbowman. Gens de Trait. 1350 à 1380.

Middle ages military. Archer and Crossbowman 1350 to 1380s.

Gens de Trait. 1350 à 1380.

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Chapeau de paille cousue. La mode 1834.

Romantic fashion. Restoration costumes. Biedermeier fahion.

Chapeau de paille cousue et paille de riz.

Chapeau de paille cousue. La mode 1834.

Chapeau de paille cousue et paille de riz. Robe de Jaconas et mousseline laine imprimé. Canezou de batiste garni de dentellas.

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France Royal Guard uniform. Grenadier à Cheval. 2nd Regiment.

France Royal Guard uniform. Grenadier à Cheval. 19th century military

Royal Guard. Grenadier à Cheval. 1825. 2nd Regiment.

France Royal Guard uniform. 1825. Grenadier à Cheval. 2nd Regiment.

Garde royal. Grenadier à Cheval. 2e Régiment 1825.

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Light infantry of the Imperial Guard (Napoleon 1st, 1809)

French Light infantry uniforms. Napoleon Imperial Guard. Outfielder. Rifleman uniform.

Light infantry of the French Imperial Guard 1809

Light infantry of the Imperial Guard (Napoleon 1st, 1809).

Outfielder. Rifleman.

Infanterie légère de la Garde Impériale (Napoléon 1er,1809). Voltigeur. Carabinier.

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