Tricornes - among the coolest hats ever designed, No man looks bad in a tricorne - and a lot of women look good in them, too!
THE HANDBOOK OF GERMAN DRESS- Hair & Headdress 1500s-1700s
Catherine II, the Great (1729-1796) Empress of Russia from 1762 with Joseph II (1741-1790) King of Germany 1765, Emperor of Austria from 1780, image in 1787, Historischesmuseum, Vienna
Calced Carmelite Nun Object: Ecclesiastical figure Place of origin: France (possibly, made) germany (possibly, made) Netherlands (possibly, made) Date: 18th century (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Figure made of tow and wax, dressed in linen and woollen materials. Credit Line: Given by Mr. G. Smith Museum number: 1212:11-1905 Gallery location: In Storage
1725 - 1765. 'Vier Jahreszeiten - Frühling' (four seasons - spring" by Johann Christian Fiedler (1697 - 1765). State Museum of Hesse, Darmstadt, Germany
Boy's coat and waistcoat, Germany, 1750. Corded quilting.
Antoine Pesne (1683-1757) — Portrait of the artist's grandson, c. 1750.
Balthasar Denner (German artist, 1685 - 1749) Lady Offering Coffee
1725 - 1765. 'Vier Jahreszeiten - Herbst' (four seasons - autumn" by Johann Christian Fiedler (1697 - 1765). State Museum of Hesse, Darmstadt, Germany