Modes Parisiennes. French rococo costumes, Ancien Régime.

Modes Parisiennes, French Marquise and Marquis Rococo costume. France 18th century clothing. Louis XV Ancien Régime fashion. Court Dress in Versailles

Modes Parisiennes, Reign of Louis XV, 1763

Modes Parisiennes. Court dress in the Reign of Louis XV,

French rococo costumes 1763. Marquise and Marquis dancing in Versailles

Marie-Antoinette Ball Scene 2006 (Director: Sofia Coppola)

“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864

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