Gowns 1742-1775. Wish there was a credit for who wrote the book that this is scanned from.



Round gown, c. 1750-1774. Blue silk damask with a pattern of white flowers and fruit vines.

robes ajustées robes à l'anglaise japonnen vrouwenkleding


Titel: Rendevous Versailles Copyright Photo: Pierre Leszczyk EmpireArt Don't use this Photo without my Permission, but feel free to share. Dress: Empireart Couture "Robe Chemise a la Empire" Model: Julia Leszczyk

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Raspberry silk robe a la polonaise, c. 1770-80.

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1760 silk banyan MET

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Dress: ca. 1760-1790, copperplate printed linen in a floral pattern. Shown with fichu and engageantes. Worn by Deborah Sampson (Gannett), (1760-1827), possibly as her wedding dress.

Dress | Clothing -- Outerwear | 1998.5875 -- Historic New England


18th century waistcoat.

Embroidering an 18th Century Waistcoat


French silk banyan, c. 1760

Banyan | French


Polonaise Gown - c 1770-80 - silk tafetta

Polonaise Gown c 1770-80 | English Costume | Meg Andrews - Antique Costumes and Textiles


18th Century British Straw Hat

Hat | probably British | The Metropolitan Museum of Art


Marie Antoinette dress

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Robe à l'anglaise: ca. 1780-1790, French, woven stripe silk needleworked with silk, trimmed with silk lace, lined with linen and silk. [Search for Acc. No. 1991-470,A]

Colonial Williamsburg Online Collections


Fancier Robe a l'Anglaise, brocaded silk satin, circa 1750-70 (Source: LACMA, Hopkins, Henry T. ed., Los Angeles County Museum of Art: Illustrated Handbook. West Germany: Bruder Hartmann, 1965)

Woman's Dress and Petticoat with Stomacher (Robe à l'anglaise)


Court suit detail of Frockcoat, Waistcoat and breeches, late 18th–early 19th century, French, silk, metallic thread, paste (c) Metropolitan Museum of Art

Court suit | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art


Detail of a suit that belonged to Axel von Fersen, made in Paris around the 1785. Nordiska Museet, Inv.nr 154745

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Robe l'anglaise

RetroSpective - 18th Century Styles


A gentleman's embroidered green velvet court coat and matching ivory satin waistcoat, French, circa 1790, heavily embellished with floss silk flowerheads and foliage; together with a pair of later black satin breeches

A gentleman's embroidered green velvet court coat and : Lot 29


18th and 19th Century: Cravat Tying Tips for the Georgian or Regency Gent...

18th and 19th Century: Cravat Tying Tips for the Georgian or Regency Gentleman


A FINE AND RARE EMBROIDERED COURT GOWN, 1770s. fine white Indian muslin with silver metal embroidery, the robe sack-back with train and scalloped cuffs to the sleeves, matching ruched robings, the cuffs and robings edged in delicate silver thread chain; the matching petticoat of silk to the upper back and tiered at the front bottom; the stomacher to a linen ground and trimmed with wide silver tape. | Christies

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Man's court suit (coat) French, 1785–92

Man's court suit (coat)


Rear view of Robe a la Polonaise, 1780, cream linen, gold embroidery, metal. (c) Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Ceaseless Century: Three Hundred Years of Eighteenth-Century Costume | MetPublications | The Metropolitan Museum of Art


Ensemble 1787-1792 The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Men's wool and silk suit, British, 1755-65. The British aesthetic during the 18th C. tended to veer away from the ostentatious French styles. The textiles were more somber, the silhouettes more simple and the fashions more basic. Interestingly, nearing the end of Louis XVI's reign, the simple English styles were adopted by some Frenchman to express their rage towards the aristocracy. This suit is exemplary of popular dress in England with its somber wool, minimal decoration and plain buttons...

Suit | British | The Metropolitan Museum of Art


c1765 "Convertible" ensemble of silk and metal thread. The embroidered cuffs are detachable and an alternate silk velvet cuff can be attached in its place for a different look. See more views of all the components for this at http://www.metmuseum.org/collections/search-the-collections/80001536?rpp=60=1=on=Ensemble=A.D.+1600-1800=6#

Ensemble | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art


Detail from La jeune musicienne, 1788, Michel Garnier

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