Robe de gros de Naples blanc. La Mode 1837.

Romantic fashion costumes. Robe de gros de Naples blanc.

La Mode 1837.

Robe de gros de Naples blanc. La Mode 1837.

Châle de chez Mme. Helie Pessonneaux, 20, rue de la Michodière. Robe de gros de Naples blanc des M. Gagelin. Mantelet de moire glacée de chez Mme. Lafsalle. Passage des Panoramas, No. 54. Bonnet de tulle il en Violetta di Parma – Rubans de gaze vilette des mag. Lemonnier, rue Saint-Honoré, 348.

La Mode. 29. Avril 1837. Journal et gravures des mode. Bibliography of costume. Romantic Era, Early Victorian.

Associated to:

  1. The Second Republic. 1848 to 1851.
  2. Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848.
  3. Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. The Restoration period.
  4. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. First Empire, Regency period.
  5. Comparison of the French and English modes. The Regency fashion period 1808-1815.
  6. Fashion History France. On the history of costumes.
Note:  Premières danseuses and their admirers - the Green Room 1822.

Support and Seduction: The History of Corsets and Bras (Abradale Books) by Beatrice Fontanel.

Thoughout the ages, women's breasts have been subjected to the endless whims of fashion.

From the ancient Greeks to Mae West and Madonna, this light-hearted book charts the changing shapes of female beauty. The elegant and amusing images - including fashion drawings, paintings, photographs, and film stills - illustrate the often surprising history of the garments women have worn for support - and seduction.


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