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Full-Color Sourcebook of French Fashion: 15th to 19th Centuries
Author:Pauquet Frères
Retail Price:$19.95
Availability:In Stock
Format:Book
Pages:80
Dimensions:8 1/2 x 11
ISBN:0486428389
EAN:978-0-486-42838-3
UPC:8-00759-42838-0
500 years of French fashion are reproduced directly from a rare and valuable 19th-century publication. Artfully rendered illustrations progress chronologically from the voluminous robes of 15th-century royalty to the Empire styles of the Napoleonic era. Members of the nobility are well represented, as are dapper pages, knights, chambermaids, milkmaids, and shepherdesses. 76 full-color plates.
Dover Original selection of plates from Modes et Costumes Historiques published by René Pincebourde, Paris [n.d.].

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