Tag Archives: Rococo fashion

18th century headdresses and gowns.

18th century headdresses and gowns in France.

Chapeau Bateau Renverse en 1787. Chapeau Bonnette en 1787.

French 18th century headdresses.

Associated to:

  1. Fashion in the reign of Louis XVI 1774 to 1780.
  2. Fashion and costume in the eighteenth century
  3. Fashion history under the Reign of Louis XIV 1643 to 1715
  4. Fashion under Louis XIV. 1643 to 1715 (Gallery)
  5. Fashion under Louis XV from 1715 to 1774. (Gallery)
  6. Fashion in Paris and London 1780 to 1788.

Walter Besant. The World Went Very Well Then.

Walter Besant. Freemason. British Author.

John Brooking’s Studio by A. Forestier.

Walter Besant. John Brooking’s Studio by A. Forestier.

LUKE ANGUISH, who is anxious to be a painter, learns much of his art from John Brooking, a marine artist. Continue reading

Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne.

Tristram Shandy. Romantic era. Rococo costumes fashion

Tristram Shandy. Yorick and the Chaise-Vamper’s Wife.

Tristram Shandy. Yorick and the Chaise-Vamper’s Wife.

“It then presently occurred to me that I’had left my remarks in the pocket of the chaise: and that in selling my chaise I had sold my remarks along with it, to the chaise-vamper. Continue reading

Jeune Dame vêtue d’une Robe à la Circassienne 1775

Robe à la Circassienne. Rococo fashion history. 18th century costumes.

Jeune Dame vêtue d’une Robe à la Circassienne 1775

Jeune Dame vêtue d’une Robe à la Circassienne 1775.

Jeune Dame vêtue d’une Robe à la Circassienne bordée de bandes en platitudes peintes, dans le plus nouveau goût; Coiffure ordinaire furmonté d’un Turban à la Moresque garni de plumes.

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Modes Parisiennes in the Reign of Louis XVI. 1787

 

Rococo costumes. Louis XVI. cotume. 18th century fashion.

Modes Parisiennes Reign of Louis XVI. 1787

Modes Parisiennes in the Reign of Louis XVI.

Modes Parisiennes Règne de Louis XVI. d’après Debucourt 1787

Associated to:

  1. Fashion in the Reign of Louis XVI. 1774 to 1780.
  2. The Evolution of Modern Feminine Fashion 1786.
  3. Les Modes sous Louis XVI 1774−1789.
  4. Ladies hat styles from 1776-1790 by Rose Bertin.
  5. Caraco a´la francaise in 1786.
  6. Le Pouf. Fashion at the End of the Ancien Régime 1780 to 1789.
  7. Fashion History France

The Reign of Louis XV. 1715 to 1774.

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French king, Louis XV, Louis le bien aimé. Rococo, 18th century clothing.

Louis XV (1710 – 1774) King of France and Navarre (Louis le bien aimé)

Fashion in the Reign of Louis XV. 1715 to 1774.

The Regency — War is declared against paniers — The Oratorian Duguet — Opinion of the “Journal de Verdun” — Various publications against paniers — Lines by Voltaire — Whale-fishery company — Paragraph from the “Journal de Barbier” — Mmes. Jaucourt, De Seine, Dlisle, Clairon, and Hus — Lines in praise of corsets — New bodices — Coloured prints are forbidden — “Perses” or “Persiennes” — Bagnolette – Adjuncts of dress: necklaces, ridicules, and poupottes—Contents of a patch-box — A sermon by Massillon – Les mouches de Massillon, or Massillon’s patches — Filles de Mode, Fashion-girls — Some passing fashions—Powder remains in fashion — “Monte-au-ciel” — Simply made gowns — The first cachemire.
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