France 18th century. Fashion types from the time of the Directory. Stock exchange speculators and crooks. The Merveilleuses and the Incroyables.
The comfortable costume, in which the belt was attached at a normal height, was soon followed by the close-fitting dress, the robe collante
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.
Royalists, Anti-Republicans, Anti-Jacobins. Type of Dandy during the Directory. Cafe des Incroyables.
L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Manteaux. Spencer, Redingote, Manteau, Carrick, Manteau à basques derrière, Echarpe.
Facial expressions. The human mind expression. Sadness, Passions, Terror, Scorn, Despair, Anger. Engraving by Andrew Bell. Published in 1797 Encyclopedia Britannica. Related Books: Unmasking the Face: A Guide to Recognizing… Read More
German fashion in the last third of the 18th century.
Costume Robe à la Ninon. Chapeau à l’Anglaise.
Costume Robe de Perkale. Souliers d’Homme. Chapeau de Paille, en Corbeille.
Juliette Récamier 1777-1849.