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    Historical Clothing 1700's

    Historical Clothing 1700's

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    Before the Automobile: 1780's pseudo robe à la Turque/robe à l'Anglaise with a cut-away front

    Before the Automobile: 1780's robe à la Turque, 2009

    Man's suit. (c. 1760-70) from the Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum (via The Ornamented Being)

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    Hat ca. 1770

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    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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    18th century dress, beautiful!

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    Mantua ca. 1747, From Colonial Williamsburg

    Fripperies and Fobs

    Dress, Date: 1778–80 Culture: French Medium: silk

    Dress | French

    Gentleman's Coat, cut velvet, cotton, circa 1790 | The Mint Museum

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    Martha Washington’s wedding shoes 1759 - deep purple silk studded with silver sequins

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    Mantua Court Dress, 1770s at Springhill, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland | ©National Trust Images/Andreas von Einsiedel.

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    Dress 1784

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    Robe, 1795-1800. Blue-green silk damask with floral motifs, linen lining.

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    Period: 18th Century - Sack dress Material: Embroidered thai silk, dyed lace, decorative flowers

    黑箱中踩高蹺: 2010.05

    Isabella MacTavish’s Wedding Dress c1785. Fraser clan tartan. Inverness Museum. The cloth itself is probably considerably older than the dress, and possibly dates to 1740 - 1760. Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- Scotland. 18th century Scottish costume. Worn continuously by the women of the family for wedding until 2007

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    Robe à l'anglaise c. 1780. Possibly reworked from an earlier gown.

    Timeline Photos - Isabella Bradford

    Sleeve, ruche, and three tired lace ruffles detail from François Hubert Drouais' 1757 painting of the French actress Madame Charles Simon Favart (Marie Justine Benoîte Duronceray). See full length painting here:

    François Hubert Drouais | Portrait of a Woman, Said to be Madame Charles Simon Favart (Marie Justine Benoîte Duronceray, 1727–1772)

    1750-1790 ? American Duchess: V152: Costume Analytics: Pehr Hilleström, Kitchen Maid

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    Gown worn by Deborah Sampson, from Massachusetts, 1780-90 (plate-printed linen)

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    One of the oldest gowns in the collection is this 1775 Robe à l’Anglaise, the name means it is an English-styled gown. It has a full skirt, and ‘robe’ that closes in the front but is open over the skirt. The back of the bodice comes to a point and is sewn into the skirt.

    Posts about 1700s on Ethnology and Textiles Blog

    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 (3)

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

    18th Century period Ball Gowns designed by Linda Leyendocker Gutierrez and Niti Volpe for the Society of Martha Washington Colonial Pageant and Ball in Laredo, Texas

    pamokc: In the Texas Panhandle …

    Riding Jacket, 1736-40, Gorgeous Georgians at Berrington Hall 2014. From the Charles Paget Wade Collection stored at Berrington Hall

    A little taste of the feast to come...

    The natural hair, dressed up in the back in a queue, was often left unpowdered. In fact, powder for everyday wear was usually omitted as early as 1760, and went out of fashion in the nineties.

    Colonial Clothing - Revolution and the New Republic 1775-1800

    Uniform of Charles XII of Sweden. Early 1700's.

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    Women's Evolution Of Hats, ca. 1770's

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