French and German Fashion. Last third of the 18th Century.
Top row left to right:
French Fashion in 1780. Right: German costume of Werther time. (The literary movement of storm und urge to you, triggered by the epistolary novel – The Sorrows of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)
Bottom row left to right:
French Revolution fashion. Incroyables and Merveilleuses of the Year in 1794. Right: German Biedermeier fashion early 1800’s.
Source: On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.