Detail of "A Serving Girl Knitting" attributed to André Bouys (French, 1656–1740). Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- France. 18th century French costume. She wears a window-pane checked apron, floral fichu, white cap with sheer pleated brim, ribbon neckband, long sleeve jacket with matching petticoat.
Lovely C.1770-80 French embroidered bonnet. This bonnet is all hand made white on white, on the finest lawn.The stunning complex and raised design of a variety of embroidered flowers and leaves are exquisitely executed in silk thread.
1750 - 1770. Detail of "Patrician Interior" by Jan Jozef Horemans II (Flemish painter). Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- Flanders. 18th century Flemish costume. One of the ladies has a ribbon in her up-do hairstyle, instead of a cap.