Tuesday, November 21, 2017

18C Women Across the Globe

1770s-Bunka Fashion College in Japan. Underneath the illustration the word Dutch is handwritten in pencil. Netherlands 

Across the 18C globe, dress varied widely. In the early 1700s, British & British American colonial women dressed similarly, but they could get an idea how women in far places also might dress from costume drawings, which were becoming more popular & more widely available.