Gallery of Fashion, July 1796. 

The green gown is a gorgeous color, and what an unusual bonnet she has!


Court dress, 1809 France, Costume Parisien

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Very lovely plate (and one I’ve never seen before!) but the date is actually 1804/1805.  Anything with the “An” on it pre-dates 1806, when they starting dating the plates with more easily recognizable years!  

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Gallery of Fashion, Figure 47, April 1795. 

Lady’s Magazine, 1807.

Journal des Dames et des Modes, 1800.

Nice guitar!

Lady’s Magazine, Morning and Evening Dresses, November 1813. 

Gallerie des Mode, 1780.  ”Jeune demoiselle etudiant la musique…”

And a lovely student of music she is!

Ladies’ Museum.  October 1798. 

Ladies’ Museum (?), Afternoon Dress for December 1800. 

Careful with that feather/candle combination, ladies!