Tag Archives: French national costume

French firefighter uniform. Imperial guard.

French firefighter uniform. Traditional French National Costumes. France Ethnic garment.

French firefighter uniform 1920s

French firefighter uniform. Imperial guard.

Uniforme Sapeur du Génie de la Garde Impériale. Gallery: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel  by Auguste Wahlen.

Traditional Woman costumes of Lyon.

Traditional French National Costumes. Lyon folk dresses. France Ethnic garment.

Traditional Woman costumes of Lyon.

Traditional Woman costumes of Lyon c.1860.

Suite de Costumes. Costume de Femmes du peuple de Lyon. Gallery: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel  by Auguste Wahlen.

Traditional French Woman costumes of Caen, Calvados.

Traditional French National Costumes. Caen folk dresses. France Calvados Ethnic garment.

Woman costumes of Caen. Département Calvados

Traditional French Woman costumes of Caen, Département Calvados 1840.

Costumes Femmes environ de Caen vers 1860 Calvados. Gallery: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel  by Auguste Wahlen.

Costume of a Smuggler of Grand Bretagne

Smuggler costume of Grand Bretagne. Traditional Bretagne national costume. Bretagne Folk clothing. Ethnic dress.

Smuggler of Grand Bretagne

Costume of a Smuggler of Grand Bretagne.

From the Book: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel (1843) by Auguste Wahlen. (Mœurs, usages et costumes de tous les peuples du monde, d’après des documents and authentiques et les voyages des plus récents; (1843) Author: Auguste Wahlen, 1785-1850. Engrapher: François Pannemaker 1822-1900)

Civil costumes. 18th century.

German Civil costumes. 1770 to 1790.

German and French civil costumes. 1770 to 1790.

German and French civil costumes. 18th century.

1770 to 1790.
Top row left to right: German and french costume in Strasbourg. Civil costumes from Karlsruhe, Vienna, Frankfurt. Bottom row left: girl and woman in the costume of Augsburg. Right: costumes from Ludwigsburg, Munich, Black Forest peasant.

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

French medieval shepherdess costume

French Medieval Gothic woman clothing. 15th century fashion. Shepherdess costume

A French shepherdess 15th century

French medieval shepherdess costume 15th century

“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864.

 

French Milkmaid of Bagnolet costume 1680.

France baroque costume. 17th Century clothing. Louis XIV fashion. French national costume

Milkmaid of Bagnolet 1680.

French Milkmaid of Bagnolet costume 1680.

France baroque costume. 17th Century Ancien Régime female clothing. Louis XIV fashion period.

“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864

Embroidery designs from France National Costumes.

Old Embroidery designs from France national costumes. Child clothing. traditional fabrics design

French embroidery designs c. 16th-19th

Embroidery designs from France National Costumes 16th to 19th century.

  • 1.2. Child’s bonnet with cloth appliqué. Ariège, France 19th century.
  • 3. Knitted child’s oversock. Brittany, France 19th century.
  • 4. 15. 17. Women’s bodices of silk and velvet embroidered with silk, gold thread and sequins, Département Ain early 19th century.
  • 5. 6. Embroidered baptismal bonnet. Brittany, France 19th century (no. 5 with gold embroidery).
  • 7. Embroidered child’s bonnet. Auvergne, France 16th century.
  • 8. Man’s waistcoat neck embroidery. Brittany, France 18th-19th century.
  • 9. Processional child’s bonnet. Brittany, France 18th century.
  • 10. Child’s fabric slipper with gold embroidery. Brittany, France 19th century.
  • 11. 13. Ornamental wooden shoes with straw weaving and wool embroidery. Brittany, France 19th century.
  • 12. Man’s waistcoat silk embroidered. Brittany, France 19th century.
  • 14. Woman’s apron embroidery. Brittany, France 18th-19th century.
  • 16. Velvet and cloth embroidery. Brittany, France 19th century.

Source: Palais Chaillot (Musée de l’Homme) Paris, France.