Europe. 18th century. France. Magnificent armchair. Second half of the century. The palanquin.
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France 18th century.
Female costumes of the rococo. Fashions from the first period of the government of Louis XVI. Extravagance of clothes and hairstyles.
Shoe fashion with high heels and rococo costumes. Lady and cook of this period in French costume. Female costumes from the 2nd half of the 18th century.
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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.
Paris fashion c. 1760. English style clothing. Court costume. Summer suit and Swiss hat.
Elégante avec la robe à grand panier, Abbé mondain en 1760. Jeunes gens en costumes de chasse et de promenade en 1760.
Sclaveni male costume in 1760, 18th century.
Austrian and Prussian Military uniforms 18th century.
Costume de Paysanne, 1760. Costumes historiques par Achille Devéria
Modes Parisiennes. Court dress in the Reign of Louis XV, French rococo costumes 1763. Marquise and Marquis dancing in Versailles Marie-Antoinette Ball Scene 2006 (Director: Sofia Coppola) “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin.… Read More