Usi e Costumi. Antichi e Moderni di Tutti Popoli del Mondo. Narrati e descritti da L. Bellinzoni. Editore Perino. Roma, 1900.
Le Roi soleil en costume de théâtre. Louis XIV au carrousel. Costumes civils et militaires des Français à travers les siècles.
Directoire costumes imitated from the antique. Paris, 1798. Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty by Andrew Bolton, Sølve Sundsbø. Chanel: The Complete Collections of spectacular clothes by Patrick Mauriès. Tom Ford. 21st… Read More
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
American uniforms: The Household History of the United States and its people by Edward Eggleston.
Colonial Costumes. Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty by Andrew Bolton, Sølve Sundsbø. Chanel: The Complete Collections of spectacular clothes by Patrick Mauriès. Tom Ford. 21st century glamour of style and sensuality… Read More
Costume of a French peasant farmer from the 16th to the 18th century.
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.
Tayadaneega Mohawk Indian chief. Joseph Tayadaneega (1743-1807) called the Brant, the Great Captain of the Six Nations. Thayendanegea, means “two sticks bound together”, denoting strength. Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty by… Read More
Royalists, Anti-Republicans, Anti-Jacobins. Type of Dandy during the Directory. Cafe des Incroyables.
A Dressmaker carrying the merchandise in the city in 1780. Galerie des modes et costumes français, by Jacques Esnault