Journal de Luxus, January 1792. Journal de Luxus was a German magazine that was published from the 1780s until the 1820s.
FORMAL SUIT OF UNCUT VOIDED SILK VELVET WITH EMBROIDERED SILK WAISTCOAT Probably French, ca. 1790–1800 by proteamundi
A frock coat was a looser cut and shorter dress coat that had turned down collars.
Suit. 1770-1780. Probably British. Wool, silk, cotton. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, MET, New York.
Man's Greatcoat, c. 1780-1800. Fitting & Proper by Sharon Ann Burnston. There's a great example of this style of greatcoat in the current production of "Two Gentlemen of Verona" by William Shakespeare. Costume design by Dorothy Marshall Englis, The show runs Sept. 16 - Oct. 19. IRT 317-635-5252.
Coat Date: ca. 1790 Culture: European Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 59 in. (149.9 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Friends of The Costume Institute Gifts, 2012 Accession Number: 2012.387
Coat Date: ca. 1790 Culture: European Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 59 in. (149.9 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Friends of The Costu...
Have fabric. Will make. Late 18th Century, Kyoto Costume Institute