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The allied sovereigns attending a review in Hyde Park, 1814.

Duke of Wellington. King of Prussia. Prince Regent (George IV). The Emperor of Russia. Waterloo.

The allied sovereigns attending a review in Hyde Park, 1814.

The allied sovereigns attending a review in Hyde Park, 1814.

From left. Duke of Wellington. King of Prussia. Prince Regent (George IV). The Emperor of Russia.

From the book: The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow, being anecdotes of the camp, court, clubs and society, 1810-1860. By Captain Rees Howell Gronow (1794–1865). Published: London, John C. Nimmo, 1889. Artist Joseph Grego (1843-1908).

Free Ebook: The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow. Volume 1 & 2.

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  1. The Second Republic. 1848 to 1851. Victorian era. “Second Rococo”.
  2. Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848. Romanticism. Early Victorian era. Biedermeier
  3. Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. The Restoration period. Biedermeier.
  4. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. First Empire, Regency period.
  5. Comparison of the French and English modes. The Regency, Georgian fashion period 1808-1815.
  6. Fashion History France. On the history of costumes. Archives of French fashion

Part of the Allies entering Paris after Waterloo 1814.

Paris after Waterloo. Romantic era fashion. Regency costumes. Satirical 19th century.

Part of the Allies entering Paris 1814. The Russian contingent Cossacks & Plunder.

Part of the Allies entering Paris after Waterloo 1814.

The Russian contingent Cossacks & Plunder.

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The first quadrille at Almack’s. England regency period 1818.

Quadrille. Romantic era fashion. Regency costumes. Satirical 19th century.

The first quadrille at Almack’s, c. 1818.

The first quadrille at Almack’s. England regency period 1818.

Four figures dancing at the club Almack’s: Marquis of Worcester; Lady Jersey; Clanronald Macdonald and Lady Worcester.

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Regency dandies. England 1812. Habitués of White’s.

Regency dandies. Dandy costume. Regency era fashion. Satirical 19th century.

Regency dandies 1812.

Regency dandies. England 1812. Habitués of White’s.

From left: Marquis of Londonderry, Colonel “Kangaroo” Cooke, Captain Gronow, Lord Allen, Count D’Orsay. Artist Joseph Grego.

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Play at Crockford’s Club 1843. Count D’Orsay calling a main.

Victorian fashion. Satirical 19th century. Dandy Clubs. Romantic era. Biedermeier era.

Play at Crockford’s Club 1843 Count D’Orsay calling a main.

Play at Crockford’s Club 1843 Count D’Orsay calling a main.

From the book: The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow, being anecdotes of the camp, court, clubs and society, 1810-1860. By Captain Rees Howell Gronow (1794–1865). Published: London, John C. Nimmo, 1889. Artist Joseph Grego (1843-1908).

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Pillars of the opera. London Regency 1820s.

Dandy Clubs. Dandysme. Georgian Fashion. Regency costumes. Satirical 19th century.

Pillars of the opera , c. 1820.

Pillars of the opera. London Regency 1820s.

From left: Prince Esterhazy, Lord Fife, Ball Hughes, Lord Wilton.

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Premières danseuses and their admirers – the Green Room

Dandy Clubs. Dandysme. Romantic era fashion. Satirical 19th century.

Premières danseuses and their admirers – the Green Room of the Opera House (King’s Theatre) 1822.

Premières danseuses and their admirers – the Green Room of the Opera House (King’s Theatre) 1822.

From left: Earl of Fife. Ball Hughes. Mdlle. Mercandotti. Prince Esterhazy (in the back with Mdll. Noblet). Mdlle. Hullin. Lord Petersham.

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Well known Bond Street Loungers in 1820.

Regency Dandy Clubs, Dandysme. The Earl of Sefton, The Duke of Devonshire, "Poodle Byng", Lord Manners, The Duke of Beaufort.

Well known Bond Street Loungers in 1820.

Well known Bond Street Loungers in 1820.

From left: The Earl of Sefton, The Duke of Devonshire, “Poodle Byng”, Lord Manners, The Duke of Beaufort.

From the book: The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow, being anecdotes of the camp, court, clubs and society, 1810-1860. By Captain Rees Howell Gronow (1794–1865). Published: London, John C. Nimmo, 1889. Artist Joseph Grego (1843-1908).

Free Ebook: The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow. Volume 1 & 2.

Tags: Regency period. Georgian Fashion. Dandy Clubs – Dandysme.