Embroidered chiffon dresses. La Mode 1832.
Chapeaux de paille de riz des magins de Mme. du Perray rue Lafitte. Robes de mousseline brodée facon de Mme. Alexandre 163 rue St. Honoré.
La Mode. 1832. Journal et gravures des mode. Bibliography of costume. Romantic Era, Early Victorian.
- The Second Republic. 1848 to 1851.
- Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848.
- Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. The Restoration period.
- Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. First Empire, Regency period.
- Comparison of the French and English modes. The Regency fashion period 1808-1815.
- Fashion History France. On the history of costumes.
Support and Seduction: The History of Corsets and Bras (Abradale Books) by Beatrice Fontanel.
Thoughout the ages, women's breasts have been subjected to the endless whims of fashion.
From the ancient Greeks to Mae West and Madonna, this light-hearted book charts the changing shapes of female beauty. The elegant and amusing images - including fashion drawings, paintings, photographs, and film stills - illustrate the often surprising history of the garments women have worn for support - and seduction.