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I was Born In the Wrong Era
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Aurora Vilhelmina Koskull ca. 1830
Lady in Waiting, half a year after the death of her Aunt. She married her Aunts widower. Count Magnus. They had to children. Count Magnus was appointed Swedish Prime Minister to France. Aurora accompanied him to Paris. There she attracted the attention of Napoleon, who called her, la belle suèdois, ("The beautiful Swede")...
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Senora Delicado de Imaz By Vincent Lopez y Portana ca.1827-(1833
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Widowed and Fatherless By Jean Bazil Perrault 1874.
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Fashion Detail in Art
François-Joseph Navez (Belgian, 1787-1869). Théodore Joseph Jonet and his two daughters, 1832. Oil Private Collection. Source: Wikimedia commons
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" In Paris, the royal edicts against hoops had fallen into disuse, but in the provinces certain parliaments had maintained a merciless severity.
It is recorded that at Aix a Demoiselle de Lacepede, the widow of the Sieur de Lacoste, having been accused before the court of wearing a hoop of seditious width, appeared before the counsellors and gave her word of honour that the “ exaggerated size of her hips, which was the cause of complaint, was simply a gift of nature.” The judges laughed, and she was acquitted."
Excerpt from
The History of Fashion In France
By Challamal Augustine 1882.
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Ladies Polonaise ca.1888
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New Style For Dressing the Hair October, 1870
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New Fashions Of Dressing the Hair: 1865 July
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Running an Errand ,by Saintin, jules emile (1829-1894)
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By Henry Gervex (1852-1929)
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