History of Costume. The chaperon, cote-hardie, houppelande, liripipe, poulaines. Fashion of the middle ages.
Syria is a state in the Near East and part of the Mashreq. Syria borders Israel and Jordan to the south, Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north and Iraq to the east.
The two figures shown here are of the Mogul aristocracy. Both men wear as their essential garment a peculiarly tailored coat called the “cabays”.
This couple dressed in afternoon formal dress. Change that took place in feminine costume. It shows the new silhouette.
This Ballroom costume contains almost every possible exaggeration that could be heaped upon an already overdeveloped style.
History of Costume. Empire Romantic Era of the middle or late 1820’s. Young lady wears a ballroom ensemble. Young man dressed in evening clothes.
The hand bag and parasol illustrate two of the most common accessories of the 19th century.
What a dandy was to the Regency, and an exquisite to the Elizabethans, a dude was to the late 19th century.
The party dress here shows definite leanings toward the Romantic period, which began with 1815.
Man in striped suit with frock coat, flat hat, lace-up tie and checked waistcoat. The woman wears a voluminous dress, the waist figure accentuated, the skirt supported by a steel frame.