The Costumer's Manifesto: Patterns and Pictures from Maurice Leloir'sHistoire du Costume, Volume 10, 1678-1725 Patterns and Pictures from Maurice Leloir's Histoire du Costume, Volume 10, 1678-1725
B&W drawings (& diagrams) of Women's & Children's Fashionable Costume
Ruffled gowns of 1708
Mourning dresses, 1688 & 1685
Princess de Conte in a "city dress", and the Duchesse de Bourbon in a court dress at a salon in 1694.
Madame (wife of the King's brother) in 1693, and Princess Palatine in 1698 in full formal hunting dress.
Full hunting dress and mask (in hand), 1692.
Boned bodice/stays worn over a fancy shift and decorated petticoat, 1692
Lady putting on stays over a lace trimmed shift, 1697.
Diagram of a boned bodice/stays.
Pattern of a c.1715 pair of stays
Decorated bodices, 1694-1698.
Decorated skirts of court dresses, 1692-1700: The Duchesse de Chartres, Duchesse de Ventadour, Princess de Conti.
Back of a Saque Dress, 1718, and a Mantua, 1724.
A striped mantua of 1687
Three gowns showing the difference between Saque and Mantua styles.
A saque from a painting by Watteau
A maid puts on a lady's gown over a set of stays, 1724
At home dress for ladies, 1696-97
At home dress for the morning worn over a boned bodice, 1692
Steinkerque cravat 1695 and fur tippet 1694 worn in similar styles.
Fur collar of 1688
Women's Shoes 1678-1725
Skating in winter, 1694
Maid of honor (of the court) dressing her hair from a fashion plate by Arnoult, 1693
Hair dresses 1683-94
Court dresses, 1681-1695
Hair dresses of 1705-1710
Hair dresses of 1717-19
Mme de Maintenon 1697, Mlle. d'Auvergne 1693
Headdresses for aristocratic children 1699-1712
James Stuart and his sister 1698, the daughter of Coypel, 1700
Little girls painted by Watteau, note the leading strings.
Plates from Leloir's " Histoire du Costume"
Period Costume for Stage & Screen : Patterns for Women's Dress 1500-1800
English Costume from the Seventeenth Through the Nineteenth Centuries
Patterns of Fashion 1: Englishwoman's Dresses and Their Construction: c.1660-1860
Dress in France in the Eighteenth Century
Clothes That Wear Us : Essays on Dressing and Transgressing in Eighteenth-Century Culture
Colonial and Early American Fashions
English Dancing Master : Or, Plaine and Easie Rules for the Dancing of Country Dances, With the Tune to Each Dance
Ye Want to be a Reenactor? A Living History Handbook
Colonial Fashions Paper Dolls
Tidings from the 18th Century
The Cut of Women's Clothes, 1600-1930
Four Hundred Years of Fashion
Early Dance Part 2
Silk Designs of the Eighteenth Century : From the Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Domestic Service and Gender, 1660-1750 (Women and Men in History)
How To Dance through Time Vol. IV: The Elegance of Baroque Social Dance
American Family of the Pilgrim Period Paper Dolls in Full Color
Historical Fashion in Detail: the 17th and 18th Centuries
1700 : Scenes from London Life
Costume Close Up : Clothing Construction and Pattern, 1750-1790