Lawn petticoat, chip hat, round gown. Regency era.

Lawn petticoat. Georgian fashion. Neoclassical costumes. Neoclassical costumes.


Morning Dresses. Lawn petticoat, chip hat, round gown.

The Gallery of Fashion July 1794. Published by Nikolaus von Heideloff, London.

FIG. XVI. Morning Dresses.

Straw hat with carnation-coloured stripes, trimmed with rose-coloured ribands; a white gauze handkerchief with a lilac border, placed in the bow behind. The hair frizzed in light curls, and hanging down in ringlets behind. Lawn petticoat, with a narrow flounce. Plain night gown of chintz with long sleeves, the train hound with yellow riband. Plain lawn handkerchief. Rose-coloured sash. White lawn cloak, trimmed with lace. A gold anchor suspended by a gold chain round the neck. Yellow shoes and gloves.


Plain white chip hat, trimmed with lilac ribands tied round the Crown, and forming at the left side an easy bow. One white and one lilac-coloured feather placed near the from on the left side. The hat tied under the chin with a lilac riband. The hair lightly frizzed. The chignon turned up plain, the ends returned in ringlets. Round gown of lawn with a narrow border embroidered in lilac. Long sleeves; a plaiting oflace round the neck. Plain handkerchief put within the gown; a high tucker, trimmmed with a narrow edging. Lilac-coloured sash. A gold anchor suspended by a blue riband over the shoulders. Light blue shoes. Grey gloves.


Straw-coloured gipsy hat, trimmed with light blue ribands, forming a large bow in the front, tied under the chin with a white lawn handkerchief with an embroidered border; two white ostrich feathers placed on the right side. Round gown of muslin, flounced at the bottom. Short sleeves. Plain white handkerchief, over it a blue silk one with a striped border. Blue and yellow striped sash. A gold anchor suspended by a blue riband round the neck. Yellow shoes and gloves.

 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. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. France empire.
  7. Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. Restoration,  Romanticism
  8. Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848. Victorian era. Romanticism fashion.
  9. The Second Republic. 1848 -1851. Victorian era. “Second Rococo”.
  10. The use of the Corset in the reign of Louis XVI.
  11. The influence of Marie Antoinette on fashion 1774 to 1780.
  12. Ladies hat styles from 1776-1790 by Rose Bertin.
  13. Fashion under the  French revolution 1789 to 1802.
  14. Paris fashion 1793 to 1795. French revolution.
  15. The Execution of the King Louis XVI.
  16. The Execution of Marie-Antoinette.
  17. The Incroyables and Muscadins. The French directory dandies.
  18. Les Incroyables et Merveilleuses. “The Directoire Style” between 1795–1804.
  19. Nymphs and Merveilleuses. By Octave Uzanne.
  20. Fashion in Paris after the Revolution. By Octave Uzanne. 1796-1800.
  21. Portraits by people during the French Revolution
  22. The Gallery of Fashion. by Nikolaus von Heideloff, London.
  23. Comparison of the French and English modes. 1808 to 1815
  24. The Salon of Madame Récamier during the French Revolution.
  25. The Salons of Paris before the French Revolution.
  26. Caraco a´la francaise in 1786.
  27. The Evolution of Modern Feminine Fashion 1786.
  28. Fashion in Paris and London, 1780 to 1788.
  29. Historic hairstyles from Ancient times to the Empire.
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