French Republic costumes 18th century

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French Republic 18th century

French Republic costumes 18th century.

Last third of the 18th century.

Top row left to right: French Civil costume from 1790 to 1792. Right: French Infantry 1799. Grenadier 1795. Bottom row left: Hussar 1795. Lines Cavalry 1795. Infantry, 1796. Right: French Army general. Light Infantry Officer 1795. Lines Infantry 1795.

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Source: On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

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