‘Madame was right, declared Mrs Bennet, the pink was just the finishing touch needed to make an ensemble of the first stare. This pic - Exhibition: XVIIIth Century Costumes Fashion and fantasy in the Château d’Ussé
Other rank’s coat, Foot Guards, c. Surviving uniforms from the century are rare, and those of ordinary soldiers are even rarer. This is one of two identical uniform coats, held in the National Army Museum and the Snowshill Wade Costume Collection.
Comment from the previous pinner: "Mozart baroque costume by Richie Lillard the inspiration for this photo session was Louis XVI and the palace of Versailles.As a designer and tailor, I recreate the century in fancy dress costume.