Clothing of a notary early 18th century. Notaire en 1725. D’après une gravure du temps.
Knight of The Order of St. Louis. Reign of Louis XIV, 1680. Chevalier de Saint-Louis. Rege de Louis XIV. Laitière en 1680. The Order of Saint Louis was founded on… Read More
Fashion in the Reign of Louis XV. 1715 to 1774. The Regency — War is declared against paniers — The Oratorian Duguet — Opinion of the “Journal de Verdun” — Various… Read More
Baroque aristocracy costume. German man of rank in the garb 1670-1680. 17th century Louis XIV fashion. Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.
Philip Dormer Stanhope. Earl of Chesterfield 1694 – 1773 Author of Letters to His Son and Letters to His Godson THIS arbiter of elegant manners was born in London, in 1694.… Read More
France and Austrian Military uniforms. First third of the 18th century. Top row left to right: Marshal of France and subaltern officer from 1704 to 1730. Right: King Louis XV. and… Read More
Strasbourg clothes in 17th Century. Baroque era. Top row left: Woman in big hat. Woman in winter habit (1670) Woman in mourning clothes. Right: Monsieur le Consul (1670). Councilor. Bottom… Read More
Modes Parisiennes. Marquis and Marquise dancing the Pas de rigaudon 1763. Reign of Louis XV. Rococo fashion era. Court of Versailles.
A Dinner at the House of Molière at Auteuil. Molière 1622-1673 was a French actor, theater director and playwright. He is one of the great classics and made the comedy to… Read More
Paris Fashion 1740. Nobleman in rococo costume. Reign of Louis XV. France 18th century clothing. Louis XV Ancien Régime fashion. Court Dress in Versailles “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier… Read More