Photo - René-Gabriel Ojéda; image size increased by half by gogm.
Not just coiffures are changing. The Comtesse de Vauban's dress has a massive pouf behind it, something not seen between 1789 when Revolutionary styles emerged and 1869 when bustles appeared. Her coiffure towers 30-50 cm above her forehead. The neck- and waistlines are not visible.
Keywords: 1776, Carrogis, Countess, French, high straight coiffure, floral headdress, cap, bodice, bows, long tight sleeves, cuffs, ruffles, over-skirt, pouf, under-skirt, flounces, maxi-length skirt, shoes, robe à la circassienne
Jan 6, 2012 8:04 PM
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