THE Vignette represents a Lingerie Shop in Paris, around 1770. Pattern of the most common underwear. Alphabetical and numerical embroidery patterns.
THE Members who make up the Council of the Five Hundred and One hundred, wear the long white dress, the blue belt, the scarlet coat, (all in wool) and the blue velvet hat.
Les Créations Parisiennes. La Mode est un Art. Haute Couture by PAUL POIRET 1930.
This Council examines the resolutions presented to it by the Five Hundred Council. It approves or rejects them, after they have been submitted for discussion.
Monastic habit of spiritual orders from Poland, Germany and Flanders from the 10th to the 18th century.
Petite robe de taffetas des Indes rayé, garnie en pouf de gaze rayée; manches en pagodes, avec des bons-hommes j volant très haut, timbré en chef d’une garniture pareille à celle de la robe, et dominé par une autre bande mise en barrière.
GRANDE ROBE A LA FRANÇAISE. (Marie Antoinette). Great French dress, with a closed body. Court dress of Versailles during the reign of Louis XVI.
Historical professions. City employee who lights the street lamps at nightfall. Parisian Characters around 1823.
Les Créations Parisiennes. La Mode est un Art. Paris 1929.
Louis XIV 1660 and 1670. The fashion of long hair was maintained after it had been shorn for a while in 1645 in honour of the Swedes.