The Love Letter (1808). Willem Bartel van der Kooi (Dutch, 1768-1836). Oil on canvas. Rijksmuseum.
Chemisette- Often worn with day dresses, chemisettes are pieces of fabric that give the appearance of a blouse worn underneath a garment without adding any extra bulk at the waist as a full blouse would add.
1805-1810 -- overcoat. I really like the double-breasted bottoms going all the way down the dress.
Empress Josephine- love love love the lace crown atop the sleeve. Why don't the make clothes like this anymore??!!
Henri-François Riesener (1767-1828) — Alix de Montmorency, Duchesse de…
Charity Wakefield as Marianne Dashwood in Sense and Sensibility (TV Mini-Series, 2008).
Józef Grassi ? Austrian
Sisters at the piano. Miss Harriet and Miss Elizabeth Binney by John Smart (1806).
1808 Costume Parisien 861
The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Dress
Aa's Regency inspirations