His boots are of satin, with thick soles of paper: these are always worn by the mandarines and superior Chinese.
London fashions 1824. Regency Promenade dress. Pelisse of levantine silk, or Terry velvet, of a rich brown colour (couleur d’oreille d’ours).
Inhabitants of North West America.
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The term “Bushmen” includes both sexes and children. As proper names are knownamong others Ju’hoansi and Kung.
Botokuden or Aymoré people Indians from south-east Brazil.
Dutch costumes from the island of Walcheren, Zeeland Province. Peasant farmer from the island of Walcheren, Zeeland Province. Paysan et Paysanne de l’île de Walcheren, Province de Zeeland.
Dutch costumes from the island of Marken in the Zuiderzee, 1824.
Lady in Paris Street Costume 1823-1824. Restoration era. Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.