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Dates: 1790 - 1815

Primary Sources:

bulletArtists: David, Goya, Rueburn

Secondary Sources:

bulletCyclopedia of Costume - Planche
bulletModes and Manners of the Nineteenth Century - van Boehn

 

 

Directoire Costume

 

Notable Directoire Costume Pieces 
Pantaloons- Men's wide breeches extending from waist to ankle, worn especially in England in the late 17th century. Often used in the plural.  
Incroyable  
Cut-away
Top Hat  
Tailcoat  
Empire Dress
Wellington's
Poke Bonnet  
Trousers
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Bicorne
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Pelisse

Spencer
Mantelette  
 

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