Woman with frizzy hair clipped up high where a cap sits with ribbons, roses and various types of springs by French hairdresser Depain. The bodice has a low neckline, a double collar and a scarf round the neck. Part of the series, Coiffures de Depain,
The Rococo: The Extremities of Hairstyles in the 1770’s
‘The ladies of the court adopted the hairstyle “la Belle Poule”: a small frigate with veils created by the coiffeur of the queen, Leonard. According to the abbot of Veri: “war, war! It prints the tales of this battle, they sell allegorical engravings.