Journal de la Mode et du Gout, November 1790. I love this! Green and purple are such a wonderful and unusual combination!

French revoulutionary fashion plate: January 1792 - Caraco de satin jaune. Il est "en rideau", c'est-a-dire fronce pardevant (jacket of yellow satin. It is "en rideau", meaning gathered in front)

The Family of Sir James Hunter Blair, 1st Baronet (1741–1787) David Allan (British, Alloa, Scotland 1744–1796 Edinburgh) Date: ca. 1785 Medium: Watercolor Dimensions: Sheet: 13 × 23 1/8 in. (33 × 58.8 cm) Classification: Drawings Credit Line: Purchase, Brooke Russell Astor Bequest, 2013 Accession Number: 2013.253 Metropolitan Museum of Art

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