THIS plate terminates the series in which we have successively represented the different phases of the cartouche.
Women with paniers. The origin of these skirts. The panier was in fashion until the last years of kingship. The bourgeois classes. The luxury dress of men consisted of the Justaucorps, waistcoat and the leg dresses.
Rajasthan Maharaja State Coat of Brocade of zigzag pattern in red and gold.
Ivory fan in the form of a deck of cards, vernis Martin. Watteau theme: a party in a palace, where Pierrot and Colombine dance.
The silks, the designs for which form the subject of our plate, all come from that branch of French manufacture to which Golbert, under Louis XIV, gave so powerful an impulse
Rococo adornments, jewelry design. Louis XV fashion history from 1715 to 1774. L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes sous Louis XV 1715-1774. La Mode du Rococo. Colifichets, Parures. –… Read More
Costumes Louis XV era. Rococo fashion 1720-1740. The Justaucorps. Lady in winter dress.
Marquise in rococo gown in the Reign of Louis XV 1740 “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles… Read More
Nobel woman in rococo gown in the Reign of Louis XV, 1740. “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor… Read More
Paris Fashion 1740. Nobleman in rococo costume. Reign of Louis XV. France 18th century clothing. Louis XV Ancien Régime fashion. Court Dress in Versailles “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier… Read More