Clothing of a Parisian ribbon merchant in 1774.

Clothing, costume, rococo, Parisian, ribbon, merchant, dealer,
Ribbons merchant in 1774.

Ribbons merchant in 1774. France, 18th century costume.


Marchand de Rubans en 1774.

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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:

Paris à travers les siècles. Histoire nationale de Paris et des Parisiens depuis la fondation de Lutèce jusqu’à nos jours, by Nicolas Jules Henri Gourdon de Genouillac. Published 1879.

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