c. 1790 mourning round gown
Ever since looking through Kendra's Europe trip pictures back in 2007, I've been in love with a dress in a painting called The Dauphin Taken Away From His Family, painted by Hauer in 1793. The painting can be found in Musée Carnavalet, but it's very difficult to find a decent quality online picture of it. The best I've found is the very same photo taken by Kendra that made me fall in love with it in the first place. My version of the dress is made of black silk taffeta and lined with black…
Quick links to 18th century gown projects and research. Sukey Copley's Blue Silk Gown Red Wool Gown, for sale on Etsy (November 2015) Blue Striped linen gown, for sale on Etsy (November 2015) 1760s Open Front Plaid Silk Gown The Crazy Brown Gown Fixing the Pucker Problem 1795 Work Gown That Lovely Lampas Part One & Part Two The "Chintzy" Gown Chintzy Part Two MoL Gown Part One & Part Two Green Gown Part One, Part One Again & Part Two Blue Chintz Blue Worsted Gown
Jessica May on Instagram: “My blue silk robe a la francaise that I made for #fetesgalantes #versailles. It was such a dream and I can't believe it was nearly a week…”
Jessica May (@jessica__may__) added a photo to their Instagram account: “My blue silk robe a la francaise that I made for #fetesgalantes #versailles. It was such a dream…”
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