Detail back view, robe à l'Anglaise ensemble, England, 1780s. Polychrome wool crewel embroidery with floral sprays on white linen. by edna
edna
edna Detail back view, robe à l'Anglaise ensemble, England, 1780s. Polychrome wool crewel embroidery with floral sprays on white linen.
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Women with coquettish airs were imposing in robes à la française and robes à l'anglaise throughout the period between 1720 and 1780. The robe à l'anglaise developed with a fitted back after the style of dress worn in England by allie
allie
allie Women with coquettish airs were imposing in robes à la française and robes à l'anglaise throughout the period between 1720 and 1780. The robe à l'anglaise developed with a fitted back after the style of dress worn in England
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workbag, 1701 linen with wool crewel embroidery by edna
edna
edna workbag, 1701 linen with wool crewel embroidery
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Robe à l'Anglaise by harriet
harriet
harriet Robe à l'Anglaise
Red Weddings
Robe à la francaise, c. 1775. White silk, painted with a design of floral sprays and blue ribbon, self-fabric trimming. by Apparel99.com
Apparel99.com
Apparel99.com Robe à la francaise, c. 1775. White silk, painted with a design of floral sprays and blue ribbon, self-fabric trimming.
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Woman's Dress (Robe à l'anglaise) 1780s by pritzylove13
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pritzylove13 Woman's Dress (Robe à l'anglaise) 1780s
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Woman's Dress (Robe à l'anglaise) 1780s by gladys
gladys
gladys Woman's Dress (Robe à l'anglaise) 1780s
Retro fashion
Detail sleeve cuffs, robe à l'anglaise, probably Great Britain, 1760s. Yellow silk embroidered with floral motifs in white silk. by Yasmin Mohiy
Yasmin Mohiy
Yasmin Mohiy Detail sleeve cuffs, robe à l'anglaise, probably Great Britain, 1760s. Yellow silk embroidered with floral motifs in white silk.
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Mitts, robe à la francaise and matching mitts, France, 1750-1770. Cream printed with brown meandering ribbons and polychrome floral sprays, open gown having elbow length sleeve with scalloped fan cuff, ruffled neckline and front with stomacher panel, skirt front trimmed with self bows, unlined. by bertie
bertie
bertie Mitts, robe à la francaise and matching mitts, France, 1750-1770. Cream printed with brown meandering ribbons and polychrome floral sprays, open gown having elbow length sleeve with scalloped fan cuff, ruffled neckline and front with stomacher panel, skirt front trimmed with self bows, unlined.
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Back view, robe à la francaise, France, 1760-1770. Coral red silk brocaded with floral motifs in multicoloured silks. by imogene
imogene
imogene Back view, robe à la francaise, France, 1760-1770. Coral red silk brocaded with floral motifs in multicoloured silks.
Kids in the Halls
Dress ensemble (back view), 1868-70, England. by milagros
milagros
milagros Dress ensemble (back view), 1868-70, England.
Recipes
Before the Automobile: 1780's pseudo robe à la Turque/robe à l'Anglaise with a cut-away front by allie
allie
allie Before the Automobile: 1780's pseudo robe à la Turque/robe à l'Anglaise with a cut-away front
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Stem Stitch on Irish Linen using threads including DMC stranded embroidery thread, Appleton Crewel wool, DMC Variegated stranded embroidery by Arnold's Attic Stitchery
Arnold's Attic Stitchery
Arnold's Attic Stitchery Stem Stitch on Irish Linen using threads including DMC stranded embroidery thread, Appleton Crewel wool, DMC Variegated stranded embroidery
Embroidery
Robe � l’anglaise ca. 1780, Italy. Peking striped ivory silk, embroidered in silk thread polychrome with branches of flowers with applications of glitter of glass and metal and festooned with a ruched silk gauze, with pockets cut diagonally on the sides. Views: Side, Back, close up of bodice front and back, and detail of the embroidery. | Galleria del Costume di Palazzo Pitti by oldrose
oldrose
oldrose Robe � l’anglaise ca. 1780, Italy. Peking striped ivory silk, embroidered in silk thread polychrome with branches of flowers with applications of glitter of glass and metal and festooned with a ruched silk gauze, with pockets cut diagonally on the sides. Views: Side, Back, close up of bodice front and back, and detail of the embroidery. | Galleria del Costume di Palazzo Pitti
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Robe à la française (side view): ca. 1750-1760, French, silk damask taffeta, lined with linen, trimmed. by bizz
bizz
bizz Robe à la française (side view): ca. 1750-1760, French, silk damask taffeta, lined with linen, trimmed.
vintage
Sleeve detail of a "Pierrot", short jacket, 1780s, France, with 6 metal buttons. The fabric is blue "Nattier" taffeta silk brocaded gold with "décors à la rivière". This "Pierrot" was often worn with an embroidered cotton gauze skirt. Fully lined with white linen. Pleated ribbon ivory silk faille on the neck. Photo villa-rosemaine by erika
erika
erika Sleeve detail of a "Pierrot", short jacket, 1780s, France, with 6 metal buttons. The fabric is blue "Nattier" taffeta silk brocaded gold with "décors à la rivière". This "Pierrot" was often worn with an embroidered cotton gauze skirt. Fully lined with white linen. Pleated ribbon ivory silk faille on the neck. Photo villa-rosemaine
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Robe à l'Anglaise - ca. 1780 (British) - the MET by allie
allie
allie Robe à l'Anglaise - ca. 1780 (British) - the MET
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Unknown Maker. Silk Robe à l'Anglaise. 1750–75. Canadian. by Wirth, L
Wirth, L
Wirth, L Unknown Maker. Silk Robe à l'Anglaise. 1750–75. Canadian.
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Crewel Bird Embroidery Wool Throw Pillow by Wayfair
Wayfair
Wayfair Crewel Bird Embroidery Wool Throw Pillow
Bedding
SILK BROCADE ROBE a L’ANGLAISE, CANADIAN, 1750 - 1775. Ivory silk brocaded with small tone on tone flowers and larger polychrome floral clusters, semi boned bodice with square-cut neckline and elbow length sleeve, pleated cuff decorated with fancy cord and polychrome tassels, trained open skirt with cord-trimmed furbelows, matching petticoat, bodice lined in cotton and linen. by joanne
joanne
joanne SILK BROCADE ROBE a L’ANGLAISE, CANADIAN, 1750 - 1775. Ivory silk brocaded with small tone on tone flowers and larger polychrome floral clusters, semi boned bodice with square-cut neckline and elbow length sleeve, pleated cuff decorated with fancy cord and polychrome tassels, trained open skirt with cord-trimmed furbelows, matching petticoat, bodice lined in cotton and linen.
Holidays
Crewel Geometric Embroidery Wool Throw Pillow by Wayfair
Wayfair
Wayfair Crewel Geometric Embroidery Wool Throw Pillow
Bedding
Embroidered Knit Crewel with Satin Interior // LINEN // WOOL // by A. Deare
A. Deare
A. Deare Embroidered Knit Crewel with Satin Interior // LINEN // WOOL //
Salvato.Collection
France  Woman’s Robe à la Française, textile circa 1750, constructed circa 1760  Costume/clothing principle attire/entire body, Linen plain weave with wool embroidery, a) Dress center back length: 60 in. (152.4 cm); b) Petticoat center front length: 34 1/2 in. (86.96 cm) by bertie
bertie
bertie France Woman’s Robe à la Française, textile circa 1750, constructed circa 1760 Costume/clothing principle attire/entire body, Linen plain weave with wool embroidery, a) Dress center back length: 60 in. (152.4 cm); b) Petticoat center front length: 34 1/2 in. (86.96 cm)
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Bows, robe à la francaise, England (Spitalfield's), 1760s, remodeled 1780s. Ivory ground silk taffeta woven with a narrow self weave stripe, with gently curving flower and leaf meanders in puce, shaded tangerine flowerheads, red berries and sage green foliage, alternating with small sprays of flowers in deep rose pink and ivory. Trimmed with same tufted silks and corded wire loops. Bows worn on sleeve ruffles. by bertie
bertie
bertie Bows, robe à la francaise, England (Spitalfield's), 1760s, remodeled 1780s. Ivory ground silk taffeta woven with a narrow self weave stripe, with gently curving flower and leaf meanders in puce, shaded tangerine flowerheads, red berries and sage green foliage, alternating with small sprays of flowers in deep rose pink and ivory. Trimmed with same tufted silks and corded wire loops. Bows worn on sleeve ruffles.
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Rooster on Black Crewel Embroidery by fanny
fanny
fanny Rooster on Black Crewel Embroidery
a collection of artists
Strawberry pincushion with crewel embroidery. by Anna Karutz
Anna Karutz
Anna Karutz Strawberry pincushion with crewel embroidery.
Nice
Vintage Linen Crewel Embroidery Framed by edna
edna
edna Vintage Linen Crewel Embroidery Framed
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Crewel Embroidery on Tulle Cape | Tadashi Shoji by audrey
audrey
audrey Crewel Embroidery on Tulle Cape | Tadashi Shoji
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Robe à la Française 1770-1774, unknown country Silk, linen, wool, hand-stitched Glasgow Museums by Makia55
Makia55
Makia55 Robe à la Française 1770-1774, unknown country Silk, linen, wool, hand-stitched Glasgow Museums
Fashion
Back view, robe à l'Anglaise (wedding dress), North America, 1776. Taupe, Silk damask. by milagros
milagros
milagros Back view, robe à l'Anglaise (wedding dress), North America, 1776. Taupe, Silk damask.
Recipes
Wool Flowers: Wool Embroidery on LInen by angelita
angelita
angelita Wool Flowers: Wool Embroidery on LInen
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