Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: The Eighteenth Century : Its institutions, customs and costumes, France, 1700-1798

Accession Number: 
102909
Order Title: 
History of Costume and Fashion (102059-103548)
Type of View: 
detail
View Title: 
lithograph of masquerade ball with women wearing court gowns or ┬┐grand habits┬┐ that require a very wide pannier. Wearing one calls for stately movement. Gestures are rehearsed; the most important is the sweep of the bended arm
Image Rights: 
copyrighted
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
French
Subject: 
men (male humans)
Subject: 
clothing
Subject: 
women (female humans)
Subject: 
dresses (garments)
Work Types: 
Information Forms; books
Preferred Title: 
The Eighteenth Century : Its institutions, customs and costumes, France, 1700-1798
Agent Display: 
P. L. Jacob (French author, 1806-1884)
Date: 
1876 (publication)
Locations: 
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Location Type: 
(current)
Locations: 
London, Greater London, England
Location Type: 
(creation)
Style/Period: 
Baroque
Style/Period: 
Rococo
Style/Period: 
Louis XV
Classification: 
Textiles