This Ballroom costume contains almost every possible exaggeration that could be heaped upon an already overdeveloped style.
Costumes and scarves in the 18th and 19th century. The fashion of classicism during the French directorate, consulate and first empire.
Marie-Antoinette as an example of elegance and extravagance as Dauphine and as Queen of France.
France 18th century. The great state robe. Fashion types 1775-1785. The decoration. Hairstyle. Galerie des modes et costumes français
American uniforms: The Household History of the United States and its people by Edward Eggleston.
Coiffure à l’échelle. Caricature du XVIII siècle. D’après une gravure du temps. Gravure extraite de l’ouvrage de H . Gourdon de Genouillac.
Uniforms of Independent Company Organizations. American Revolutionary War. Uniforms of the United States Army 1774 to 1889 by Henry Alexander Ogden.
Young lady dressed in a Circassian dress lined with painted complaint stripes, in the newest taste. Court dress during the reign of Louis XVI in Versailles.
Sleeves. Fashion under Louis XVI., 1774 to 1789 (Late baroque, rococo fashion era)
Bodices. Fashion under Louis XVI., 1774 to 1789 (Late baroque, rococo fashion era)