Costume Drama - Sudley House, Liverpool museums
Gown in "French purple", 1790, Spain, silk, taffeta, silver, cotton, linen, metallic lace applied to silver wound silk. In Spain this dress was "vaquero hecho a la inglesa" [rough translation: cowboy in the manner of "robe à l'anglaise] or just simply "vaquero" [cowboy] Popular in the last decade of the eighteenth century. (c) Museo del Traje.
Dress, 1790 England, Museum of London
From wiki: "Tippies of 1796", March 6th 1796 fashion caricature by Richard Newton. The ca. 1796-1798 fashion of one or two feathers issuing vertically from a woman's headdress is parodied, as are women's neo-classically influenced gown styles (rather new in England in 1796), and men's ultra-tight trousers (or "calf-clingers" in the slang of the period). The woman appears to be wearing a short "spencer" jacket which has been made sleeveless for the purposes of caricature...
File:Tippies-of-1796-caricature.jpg - Wikimedia Commons
1790s | Josè Francisco Xavier de Salazar y Mendoza (Mexican-born Louisiana artist, 1750–1802) | Senora Don Carlos Trudeau