Chapeau à la tartare 1787. Headdress Rococo era.

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Chapeau à la tartare 1787.

Chapeau à la tartare 1787.

Rococo fashion. Modes de Paris. French Ancien Régime era.

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.

Related:

  1. The French Republic 1789 to 1802.
  2. Fashion under the French Revolution.
  3. The Execution of the King Louis XVI. and Marie Antoinette
  4. Nymphs and Merveilleuses. Fashion History of the Directoire, Neoclassical, Regency, Empire 
  5. Les “Incroyables et Merveilleuses”. “The Directoire Style” between 1795–1804.
  6. Fashion during the french revolution. Paris 1793 to 1795.
  7. French Directory fashion in Paris after the Revolution 1796-1800.
Note:  Noble lady and Lord. Dame noble et Seigneur. XVIIe Siècle.

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