The comfortable costume, in which the belt was attached at a normal height, was soon followed by the close-fitting dress, the robe collante
All the figures on this panel show the predominant influence of the English-French fashions of Louis XVI’s time. History of the costume in chronological development by Auguste Racinet.
A Lady and a Gallant. France 1795.
Merveilleuse and Incroyable. French fashion of the Directoire.
Timeline of the French Revolution 1789 – 1799. January 24, 1789 – November 9, 1799 – Coup of 18 Brumaire to Paris – the end of the French Revolution.
Member of the French Directoire 1795-1799. French Revolution Directory style Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887. Read more: Fashion History France. On… Read More
L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Manteaux. Spencer, Redingote, Manteau, Carrick, Manteau à basques derrière, Echarpe.
L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Robes. Mme Roland, Théroigne de Méricourt, Joséphine de Beauharnais, Merveilleuse, Mme J. Chénier.
Louis XVI fashion 1770-1795. Werther costume. 445. Short-waisted, double-breasted red coat, waistcoat cut square, two watch chains, 1790. 446. Striped dress and high-crowned straw hat with ostrich feather, 1790. 447.… Read More
French Directoire costumes 1795 -1804
German fashion in the last third of the 18th century.