Charlotte Corday 1768-1793. Coiffure 1er Republique. Charlotte Corday. Première République française. „Album de coiffures histories“ by E. Nissy. Published 1890 by Albert Brunet. Hairstyle during the French revolution. Charlotte Corday was a… Read More
Official mistress (maîtresse en titre) of Philippe II de Bourbon, duc d’Orléans (1674-1723), regent for the minor king Louis XV, and thus one of the most important persons in the Régence period.
Hair fashion in the time of Louis XIV. 17th century.
Coiffure Louis XVI. Rococo period. „Album de coiffures histories“ by E. Nissy. Published 1890 by Albert Brunet.
Mme. Premet fashion. Model of Crepe Chinois 1913. Plaid silk deep girdle and sash. Black Crepe Chinois skirt. White chiffon waist embroidered with tiny drop bulton of old rose beads and gold… Read More
Costume of the Venetian Renaissance in the first half of the 15th century.
Adrienne Couvreur, called Lecouvreur, was considered the most important French actress of her time.
Gender roles in 1950s. Set at the 1956 General Motors Motorama, this is one of the key Populuxe films of the 1950s, showing futuristic dream cars and Frigidaire’s “Kitchen of… Read More
Citizen woman from Bautzen, Germany 1592. Renaissance period clothing and style. Spanish collar.
Maria Karolina Zofia Felicja Leszczyńska from the polish noble Leszczynski was by marriage to Louis XV. Queen of France.