Category Archives: Romantic Era

Play at Crockford’s Club 1843. Count D’Orsay calling a main.

Victorian fashion. Satirical 19th century. Dandy Clubs. Romantic era. Biedermeier era.

Play at Crockford’s Club 1843 Count D’Orsay calling a main.

Play at Crockford’s Club 1843 Count D’Orsay calling a main.

From the book: The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow, being anecdotes of the camp, court, clubs and society, 1810-1860. By Captain Rees Howell Gronow (1794–1865). Published: London, John C. Nimmo, 1889. Artist Joseph Grego (1843-1908).

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Premières danseuses and their admirers – the Green Room

Dandy Clubs. Dandysme. Romantic era fashion. Satirical 19th century.

Premières danseuses and their admirers – the Green Room of the Opera House (King’s Theatre) 1822.

Premières danseuses and their admirers – the Green Room of the Opera House (King’s Theatre) 1822.

From left: Earl of Fife. Ball Hughes. Mdlle. Mercandotti. Prince Esterhazy (in the back with Mdll. Noblet). Mdlle. Hullin. Lord Petersham.

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Lady in Paris Ball Gown 1822. Restoration era.

Lady in Paris Ball Gown. French Restoration fashion era. Romantic costumes period

Lady in Paris Ball Gown 1822

Lady in Paris Ball Gown 1822.

France Restoration era. England Regency period, Romanticism. German biedermeier period.

Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.

Associated to:

  1. The Second Republic. 1848 to 1851. Victorian era. “Second Rococo”.
  2. Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848. Romanticism. Early Victorian era. Biedermeier
  3. Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. The Restoration period. Biedermeier.
  4. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. First Empire, Regency period.
  5. Comparison of the French and English modes. The Regency fashion period 1808-1815.
  6. Fashion History France. On the history of costumes. Archives of French fashion

France romantic elegance. Restoration era c. 1820.

Romantic fashion costumes. French Restoration period

Romantic elegance c. 1820.

Romantic elegance costumes. Restoration era c. 1820.

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.