The reign of crinoline. Petticoats, Cashmere shawls, Pompadour parasols. Dressmakers, like tailors, had begun to deal in ready-made garments.
The Norman Period. Medieval fashion and costume history of England 1066-1154. William the Conqueror, William II., Henry I., Stephen.
Attendant, French Lords costumes 1360 to 1365.
French merchant in the sixteenth century.
The Sun King in theater costume 1700.
Directoire costumes imitated from the antique. Paris, 1798.
Civil and military costumes of the French. Huntsman in the 16th century. Veneur au 16ème siècle.
Lady in Great Gown. Gentleman and Peasants. (1635)
French Peasant Woman in the fifteenth century. Paysanne au XVe siècle. (D’après Chevignard)
Knight served by his squire and pages. 11th century. Chevalier servi par son écuyer et ses pages. From the book: Costumes civils et militaires des Français à travers les siècles.… Read More