Chapeaux. Les modes sous Louis XVI. La mode du rococo.

Chapeaux.La mode Louis XVI. Costumes de rococo. 18 vêtements de siècle.

Chapeaux. Louis XVI.

Hats. Fashion under Louis XVI., 1774 to 1789

(Late baroque, rococo fashion era)

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes sous Louis XVI et Marie Antoinette 1774−1789. La Mode du Rococo. Chapeaux – Planche 5.


  • 1. Chapeau de bourgeoise formant capeline en paille bleue, calotte basse, ruban faille rose.
  • 2. Chapeau à la Tarare; passe relevée en ondulant, calotte très haute et étroite, rayée rose et noir. Guirlande de roses du haut en bas de la calotte.
  • 3. Chapeau de feutre (1778) gris perle, relevé derrière, bordé d’un galon rayé gris et noir, autour de la calotte ruban rose et gris, plume d autruche rose et ruban rose retombant.
  • 4. Chapeau bonnet en lingerie empesée, et tuyauté. Haute calotte froncée, nœud vert et plumes roses en haut de la calotte.
  • 5. Chapeau de paille posé sur une haute coiffure paille or. Un ruban foncé sans calotte, passe très plate posée sur le côté, grosses roses et feuillages.
  • 6. Chapeau fond cône tronqué, passe très avancée en paille vert amande. Ruban blanc retombant dans le cou.
  • 7. Chapeau de riche bourgeoise, en paille orange, haute calotte étroite, passe très relevée derrière et garnie de plumes orange et deux aigrettes blanches.
  • 8. Chapeau de feutre noir. Haute calotte droite, bords très hauts sur les côtés, rubans gris fumée.
  • 9. Chapeau confectionné, tout en ruban cousu jaune paille, très relevé sur un côté, ruban rose vif autour de la calotte large et plate, roses et feuillages sur le côté.
  • 10. Chapeau de lingerie, passe plissée, calotte froncée, le haut de la calotte est garni d’un ruban froncé rose et de plumes d’autruche roses, le bas de la calotte est garni de petites roses rouges.
  • 11. Chapeau de velours rouge ru bis, relevé tout autour, la calotte est en taffetas blanc garni d’un ruban formant nœud papillon, devant agrémenté de quelques brins d’aigrette.
  • 12. Chapeau de feutre bleu roi, relevé devant, très haut derrière, toute la calotte est recouverte de plumes blanches et bleues.
Note:  Manches. Les modes sous Louis XVI. La mode du rococo.

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Associated to French fashion history:

  1. Reigns of Henri IV. and Louis XIII. 1589 to 1643. Baroque Vertugadins, Low-cut bodices.
  2. Reign of Louis XIV. 1643 to 1715. Baroque Court luxury and pleasure.
  3. Reign of Louis XV. 1715 to 1774. Baroque, Rococo. Praise in corsets.
  4. Reign of Louis XVI. 1774 to 1780. The influence of Marie Antoinette on fashion.
  5. Reign of Louis XVI. 1780 to 1789. Rococo fashion. Peasant dress is universal.
  6. Ladies hat styles from 1776-1790 by Rose Bertin. Minister of Fashion.
  7. Caraco a´la francaise in 1786.
  8. The Corset and the Crinolin.
  9. Fashion in Paris and London, 1780 to 1788.
  10. The Evolution of Modern Feminine Fashion 1786.
  11. The Salons of Paris before the French Revolution 1786-1789.
  12. The Coronation Banquet of Louis XV at Reims.
  13. Fashion and costume in the eighteenth century.
  14. The Farthingale. Fashion during the reign of Louis XV.
  15. Madame de Pompadour. Her political power and general influence.
  16. The Entry of Louis XIV and Maria Theresa into Arras 1667.
  17. English style in the Reign of Louis XIV.
  18. Historic hairstyles from Ancient times to the Empire.
  19. The French Republic. Fashion under the French Revolution 1789 to 1804.
  20. The Execution of Marie-Antoinette. The French Revolution.
  21. The Execution of Louis XVI. French Revolution.
  22. The creation of the Directory. French Revolution.
  23. The Incroyables and Muscadins. The French directory dandies.
  24. Les Incroyables et Merveilleuses. French directoire fashion era.
  25. The Gallery of Fashion. England Georgian, Regency fashion.
  26. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814.
  27. Italian Lace History. Reference List of Italian Laces.
  28. Collection of antique fabric design.
  29. Fabric terms dictionary from A to Z
  30. Fashion History France. On the history of costumes.
  31. On the history of costumes. From Ancient to the 19th century

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