Nymphs and Merveilleuses.

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Nymphs and Merveilleuses. French revolution fashion. Directoire costume history. Directory, Empire fashion history.

Nymphs and Merveilleuses.

Nymphs and Merveilleuses.

The Frenchwoman of the century.

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The Frenchwoman of the century; Fashions – Manners – Usages, by Octave Uzanne. Illustrations in water colours by Albert Lynch. Engraved in colours by Eugène Gaujean. London, John C. Nimmo, 14, King William Street, Strand, W.C. 1886.

LA FRANÇAISE DU SIÈCLE. MODES – MŒURS – USAGES par Octave Uzanne. Illustrations à l’aquarelle de Albert Lynch, gravées à l’eau-forte en couleurs par Eugène Gaujean. Paris, A. Quantin, imprimeur-éditeur, 1886.

Book Chapter:

SMALL TALK IN THE VAN.
NYMPHS AND MERVEILLEUSES
OUR GODDESSES OF THE YEAR VIII
THE GRAND COQUETTES OF THE FIRST EMPIRE
THE MIRROR OF FASHIONS UNDER THE RESTORATION
ROMANTIC ELEGANCES LIONESSES AND FASHIONABLES
ECHOES OF BON TON AND OF THE LIFE OF FASHION IN 1850
PARISIAN WOMEN UNDER THE SECOND EMPIRE FEMALE CONTEMPORARIES

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Louis XV., Louis XVI., Baroque, Rococo, French revolution, Directoire, Regency, Empire, Georgian



 Louis XV. , Louis XVI., Baroque, Rococo, Directoire, French Revolution, Regency, Empire.

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

  • The French Revolution: A Document Collection by Laura Mason
  • Singing the French Revolution: Popular Culture and Politics, 1787-1799
  • Louis and Antoinette by Cronin, Vincent
  • The Days of the French Revolution by Hibbert, Christopher
  • Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution by Simon Schama
  • Regicide and Revolution: Speeches at the Trial of Louis XVI by Michael Walzer.