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Robe à l’Anglaise  1785  The Kyoto Costume Institute  “The entire dress is hand-painted with motifs of flowers, butterflies, and birds. During this period in which Chinoiserie was so popular, hand-painted China silk, woven from plain silk, was imported from China, and later reproduced in Europe for its high demand.”

Dress (robe à l’anglaise) circa 1785 England. (The fabric is circa The entire dress is hand-painted. *explodes* KCI obviously!

Dress (Robe à la Française). The striped textile here is indicative of the change in aesthetics around 1765 to a more neoclassical taste, less florid than the silks of the decades prior to them.

Rococo Period Dress (Robe à la Française)- French Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs.

1770-1775 Robe à la Française, silk, bast fiber Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Historic Color Combos: Green and Pink

Robe à la Française Date: Culture: French Medium: silk, bast fiber. The striped textile here is indicative of the change in aesthetics around 1770 to a more neoclassical taste, less florid the the silks of the previous decades.

Dress (Robe à la Française)  Date: ca. 1770 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1968 Accession Number: C.I.68.69

Circa 1770 silk dress (Robe à la Française), French (Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest,

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This reminds me of a beautiful dress my lovely goddess friend Spoelstra made for the Art Instatute a few years ago. Her version is way sexier and punk :) Robe a l’anglaise, ca 1780 Germany, Landesmuseum Wurttemberg

Woman’s Robe à l’Anglaise, France, 1785-1790; silk twill and silk plain-weave stripes. (via Los Angeles County Museum of Art)

Woman’s Robe à l’Anglaise France, Costumes; principal attire (entire body) Silk twill and silk plain-weave stripes Center back length: 62 in.

Back view, robe à la Française and Petticoat, France or England, c. 1760-1765. Cream silk plain weave (faille) with silk and metallic-thread supplementary weft patterning, and metallic lace trim.

Woman's Robe à la Française and Petticoat France or England, circa Costumes; ensembles Silk plain weave (faille) with silk and metallic-thread supplementary weft patterning, and metallic lace trim

Robe à la française dressed à la polonaise, ca 1760-80 England, the Mint Museum

Robe a la francaise dressed a la Polonaise. ca - style reportedly response to 1772 division of Poland into 3 kingdoms.

Brocaded silk robe in apple green with flower design, possibly English, 1780.

A brocaded silk robe in apple green with flower design 1780 (Springhill Costume Collection © National Trust / Andrew Patterson)

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