Troops and civilians in Holland
Troops and civilians in Holland during napoleonic wars
1772 - 1791. "Melkmeisje" (milk maid). Illustrator: Mathias de Sallieth. Based on drawings by Jacob Perkois and Johannes Huibert Prins. Category: Women -- Clothing & Dress -- Netherlands -- 1700-1799. Dutch 18th century costume
Vrolijk gezelschap, Jan Josef Horemans (II), 1740 - 1760 - Rijksmuseum
1740 - 1760. Detail of "Vrolijk gezelschap" (The Merry Company) by Jan Jozef Horemans II (Flemish painter). Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- Belgium. 18th century Flemish costume. She wears a green jacket with darker green edging. Her black or dark brown petticoat has a red binding at the hem. She has another petticoat underneath, perhaps navy blue. Demonstrating one of the many ways in which the top skirt can be pulled up and tucked into the waistband.