Welcome to Revisiting The Romantic Era, my online archive containing the images and information that I've come across whilst researching this under represented era. I hope you enjoy your visit and find what you're looking for!

Saturday, January 16, 2010

1830's Coiffures


1830's Evening Wear




1830's Outerwear


1845 Wedding Bonnet

Constructed of cream silk tulle with bands of white crepe and imitation orange blossoms.

1837-1840 Printed Challis Dress







1828 Cotton Day Dress


Dress has a pleated bodice, raised waistline, pleated skirt made of 4 straight breadths of fabric with 2 deep flounces. All main structural seams are piped.

1827-1829 Short Sleeved Gown




1825-1830 Day Dress







Thursday, January 14, 2010

Rustic Dance After a Sleigh Ride


Artist: William Sidney Mount
Date: 1830

Ringing the Pig


Artist: William Sidney Mount
Date: 1842

Raffling for the Goose


Artist: William Sidney Mount
Date: 1837

G.N. and V.A. Olenin

Artist: Karl Pavlovich Brulloff
Date: 1827

Mrs. Benjamin Onderdonk




Artist: William Sidney Mount
Date: 1830-1833

Michael Angelo and Emma Clara Peale


Artist: Rembrandt Peale
Date: 1826

Marie Francoise Oberson Corot

Artist: Jean Baptiste Camille Corot
Date: 1834-1835

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Early 1820's Day Dress




Day Dress 1830




Child's Dress 1830's era

This dress has piping between the collar and ruffle, it also has 1 deep tuck and a bias strip.

1831 Baby Dress




1829 Women's Cotton Gauze Gown







Child's dress 1825-1835


Child's dress with a sprig and vine print.

1824-1826 Day Dress

This gown has 18 rows of tucks and 3 of insertion.

House Dress 1826


Hats and Hair Fashions 1828


Evening Dresses 1836


Evening and Morning Dress 1830


Day and Evening Dress 1831


Ball and Opera Dress 1827


Fashion Plate 1828


Marianne Beckett


Artist: Anna Claypoole Peale
Date: 1829

Lydia Pickering Williams


Artist: Gilbert Stuart
Date: 1824

Louis Robert as a Child


Artist: Jean Baptiste Camille Corot
Date: 1840-1843

Lewis G Thompson Family


Artist: Horace Rockwell
Date: 1842-1845

Going Into Service


Artist: Richard Redgrave
Date: 1843

Children on a Balcony


Artist: August Anton Tischbein
Date: 1840

Dancing on the Barn Floor


Artist: William Sidney Mount
Date: 1831

Courtship


Artist: William Sidney Mount
Date: 1836

A Domestic Affliction


Artist: Benjamin West
Date: 1831

Girl and Dog

Artist: unknown
Date: 1832