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.
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
Source: On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.
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