Including portraits of women in the British America colonies & around the World
Friday, November 24, 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.