England Regency costumes. Close gown of sprig muslin. Bonnet of yellow satin. The Gallery of Fashion Vol. 2. April 1795 To March 1796. Published by Nikolaus von Heideloff, London.
Woman of the Court of Louis XV. Louis XV was King of France and Navarre from 1715 to 1774. The people called him “the much-loved” and later “the unloved”. His reign… Read More
Louis XV period. French rococo period fashion. Parisian Peasant Costume, 1760. Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et… Read More
Madame de Pompadour, Reign of Louis XV’s 1746. France 18th century rococo clothing. Ancien Régime fashion. Court Dress in Versailles “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and… Read More
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
French Lord in Rococo costume and Allonge wig. “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published… Read More
Rococo court costumes, Reign Of Louis XV, 1745.
Marie Camargo, Opera dancer, ballerina in 1730. La Camargo in the Reign of Louis XV 1730
The Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louis was founded on 5 April 1693 by King Louis XIV of France and awarded for military merit.
Marguerite Victoire Babois was a French writer, author of elegies and other poems which have placed her name at the forefront of French elegiac poets.