Surrender of Lord Cornwallis by John Trumbull, 1819–1820, detail.
The Death of Major Peirson by John Singleton Copley, detail (x)
English troops marching from the village common to the fields in preparation for the battle. #oldsturbridgevillage #osv #soldiers #parade #battle #reenactment #redcoats #march
Robe à l’anglaise | ca. 1780 | Colonial Williamsburg
This dress is cotton with silk embroidery - which just goes to show how spectacular an “average” material can become.
ab. 1764-1769 Allan Ramsay - Queen Charlotte with her Two Children
A portrait of a lady as Mary Magdalene by Jean Marc Nattier and studio. 18th century.
[source: Sotheby’s Auctions]
Jean-Marc Nattier, Madame Le Fèvre de Caumartin as Hebe (detail)
Heideloff`s Gallery of Fashion April 1795. England Morning Dress.
The hair dressed. in small curls and ringlets; two small braids turned under the side curls, and the chignon turned up plain. Bandeau of muslin crossed with flowers. Three white ostrich feathers on the right side. Chemise of muslin, embroidered in colours; the sleeves tied with a narrow lilac riband. Sash à l`enfantine, of lilac riband. Large muslin handkerchief. Pearl bracelets and ear-rings. Lilac shoes with flat heels.
The Gallery of Fashion May 1795. Afternoon dresses.
MORNING DRESSES, March 1795 | AFTERNOON DRESSES, January 1795
Marie-Victoire Lemoine. Portrait of a Young Girl, 1785.
Alexander Roslin c.1768
Lady with the Veil (detail)