18th century : casaquin à la française (pet-en-l'air)

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also known as "Caraco plissé" in the period texts and fashion plates

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PLAID SILK PET-EN-LAIR JACKET, 18th C. Pale blue, green, cream and purple plaid having rounded front neckline squared in the back above Watteau pleats, short sleeve with bands of self ruching, neck and front trimmed with furbelows, inverted side pleats and linen lining.

LOT 378 - whitakerauction

PLAID SILK PET-EN-LAIR JACKET, 18th C. Pale blue, green, cream and purple plaid having rounded front neckline squared in the back above Watteau pleats, short sleeve with bands of self ruching, neck and front trimmed with furbelows, inverted side pleats and linen lining. B-32, W-24, L-24. (Underarms torn and repaired, small splits in shoulder, stain on front trim, scattered small spots, some tearing to edge of several pleats) fair. $960.

PLAID SILK PET-EN-LAIR JACKET, 18th C. Pale blue, green, cream and purple plaid having rounded front neckline squared in the back above Watteau pleats, short sleeve with bands of self ruching, neck and front trimmed with furbelows, inverted side pleats and linen lining.

LOT 378 - whitakerauction

PLAID SILK PET-EN-LAIR JACKET, 18th C. Pale blue, green, cream and purple plaid having rounded front neckline squared in the back above Watteau pleats, short sleeve with bands of self ruching, neck and front trimmed with furbelows, inverted side pleats and linen lining. B-32, W-24, L-24. (Underarms torn and repaired, small splits in shoulder, stain on front trim, scattered small spots, some tearing to edge of several pleats) fair. $960.

STRIPED SILK PET-EN-L’AIR and PETTICOAT, c. 1750. Lime green silk ottoman having wide ombree blue, black and white stripe, the sacque back jacket with double fan shaped cuff trimmed in looped cord, pleated petticoat with center back inverted pleat, open at both sides from waist bound in white linen tape with linen ties, hem bound in gold linen, unfinished stommacher trimmed with self furbelow, completely unlined.

LOT 383 - whitakerauction

STRIPED SILK PET-EN-L’AIR and PETTICOAT, c. 1750. Lime green silk ottoman having wide ombree blue, black and white stripe, the sacque back jacket with double fan shaped cuff trimmed in looped cord, pleated petticoat with center back inverted pleat, open at both sides from waist bound in white linen tape with linen ties, hem bound in gold linen, unfinished stommacher trimmed with self furbelow, completely unlined. B-34, W-26, jacket L-28, skirt L-37. (Jacket back worn and lightly soiled along…

Kinesisk inspireret kjole - skørt og caraco / 18th century China-inspired dress, skirt and caraco + pattern

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PLAID SILK PET-EN-LAIR JACKET, 18th C. Pale blue, green, cream and purple plaid having rounded front neckline squared in the back above Watteau pleats, short sleeve with bands of self ruching, neck and front trimmed with furbelows, inverted side pleats and linen lining.

LOT 378 - whitakerauction

PLAID SILK PET-EN-LAIR JACKET, 18th C. Pale blue, green, cream and purple plaid having rounded front neckline squared in the back above Watteau pleats, short sleeve with bands of self ruching, neck and front trimmed with furbelows, inverted side pleats and linen lining. B-32, W-24, L-24. (Underarms torn and repaired, small splits in shoulder, stain on front trim, scattered small spots, some tearing to edge of several pleats) fair. $960.

Twee-delig huisjapon van bedrukt katoen, bestaand uit een jak met een plis Watteau, en een aangerimpelde rok. Halflange strakke mouwen met aangezette, gerimpelde manchetten. Lijfje gevoerd metnaturelkleurig linnen, sluiting middenvoor ( veter ontbreekt). Rok gevoerd met blauw geruit linnen. Blokdruk van afwisselend een meanderende baan met bloemen in rodekoolrood en zalmkleur en een zich herhalend motief van spiegelende takjes met bloemen in donkerbruin, rood, zalm en blauw. Identifier KA…

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Twee-delig huisjapon van bedrukt katoen, bestaand uit een jak met een plis Watteau, en een aangerimpelde rok. Halflange strakke mouwen met aangezette, gerimpelde manchetten. Lijfje gevoerd metnaturelkleurig linnen, sluiting middenvoor ( veter ontbreekt). Rok gevoerd met blauw geruit linnen. Blokdruk van afwisselend een meanderende baan met bloemen in rodekoolrood en zalmkleur en een zich herhalend motief van spiegelende takjes met bloemen in donkerbruin, rood, zalm en blauw. Identifier KA…

Petticoat from "Woman's Robe à l'Anglaise"

Petticoat from "Woman's Robe à l'Anglaise", Unknown, England, circa 1775, Costumes, Silk plain weave (taffeta), quilted.

STRIPED SILK PET-EN-L’AIR and PETTICOAT, c. 1750. Lime green silk ottoman having wide ombree blue, black and white stripe, the sacque back jacket with double fan shaped cuff trimmed in looped cord, pleated petticoat with center back inverted pleat, open at both sides from waist bound in white linen tape with linen ties, hem bound in gold linen, unfinished stommacher trimmed with self furbelow, completely unlined.

LOT 383 - whitakerauction

STRIPED SILK PET-EN-L’AIR and PETTICOAT, c. 1750. Lime green silk ottoman having wide ombree blue, black and white stripe, the sacque back jacket with double fan shaped cuff trimmed in looped cord, pleated petticoat with center back inverted pleat, open at both sides from waist bound in white linen tape with linen ties, hem bound in gold linen, unfinished stommacher trimmed with self furbelow, completely unlined. B-34, W-26, jacket L-28, skirt L-37. (Jacket back worn and lightly soiled along…

Casaque van gebloemd en gestreept sits  (cotton) met Watteau plooi. c1725-50 Dutch Identifier 8923

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Casaque van gebloemd en gestreept sits (cotton) met Watteau plooi. c1725-50 Dutch Identifier 8923

Woman’s Jacket (caraco) | LACMA Collections

Woman’s Jacket (Caraco)

Woman’s Jacket (Caraco), Unknown, Europe, circa 1760, altered circa 1780, Costumes, Silk plain weave with supplementary warp patterning.