Illustration for 'Coiffures and Fashion'
Illustration for 'Coiffures and Fashion', Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki (Germany, Danzig, 1726-1801), Germany, circa 1779, Prints, Etching.
JANET ARNOLD ARCHIVE - The School of Historical Dress
THE JANET ARNOLD ARCHIVE Janet Arnold (1932-1998) was an influential figure in the drive for detailed and honest research into historical dress: both the styles and the methods of cut and construction. From her earliest days teaching at Hammersmith Day School and Royal Holloway College, she knew that the students …
LOT 704 - whitakerauction
PLAID SILK CARACO JACKET, c. 1770. Narrow sea green vertical stripe over cream and tan horizontal bands, open neck, short angled sleeve, pleated peplum angled at front, all trimmed in wide self furbelows, looped silk cord and tiny tassels, lined in linen with adjustable lacing closure and front stays. B-33, W-24, L-21. (Lace modern, lining light stains) excellent. $2,400.