18th Century Riding Habits

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1740s Riding Habit, Waistcoat and Shirt, via the American Duchess.

1740s Riding Habit Waistcoat and Shirt

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Riding coat

Riding coat | British | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Swords into Ploughshares," September 7, 1995–November 26, 1995.The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Vanity Fair: A Treasure Trove from the Costume Institute," December 15, 1977–September 3, 1978

Riding coat Place of origin: England, Great Britain (made) Date: 1750-1759

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Riding coat, 1750-1759 (made). Women’s coat for a riding habit of medium brown worsted, 1750s, British; lined with yellow sarsenet. Museum Number T.197-1984.

Riding habit jacket, 1790s,

Riding habit jacket | | V&A Search the Collections

F, 1790s, English; Green cloth. Museum Number T.670-1913.

Portrait of a lady in a black redingote by Louis Gauffier,c. end of 18th c.

Madame de Pompadour

Portrait of a lady in a black redingote by Louis Gauffier,c. end of 18th c.

Journal des Luxus, 1791. Exquisite blue riding habit! Love the striped waistcoat peeking out and that fabulous hat.

Dames a la Mode

Journal des Luxus, 1791. Exquisite blue riding habit! Love the striped waistcoat peeking out and that fabulous hat.

lizabeth Cahrlotte d'Orleans,Duchesse de Lorraine by Jean-Baptiste Martin,c.1710-15

Reinette

Detail from "The Effects of Good Government in the Countryside" by Ambrogio Lorenzetti,c.1338-40 Illustration from a Book of Poetry by Christine de Pisan,14th c. French School Life of Saint Jacques de Compostelle,1386 Barbara of Celje from Manuscript Bellifortis by Konrad Kyeser,c. 1405 Hunt with Hawks from the "Hours of Duke de Berry",1412-16 Hunt with Hawks from the "Hours of Duke de Berry",det. "The Month of May" from the "Hours of Duke de Berry",1412-16 "The Month of May" from the "Hours…

The Countess of Effingham with Gun and Shooting Dogs by George Haugh, 1787

The Countess of Effingham with Gun and Shooting Dogs - YCBA Collections Search

The Countess of Effingham with Gun and Shooting Dogs, Collection of British art from the Elizabethan period to the present day, including paintings, sculpture, drawings, prints, rare books, and manuscripts.

A Riding Habit by The Couture Courtesan

A Riding Habit :)

At long last, the riding habit is revealed! I hope it's not anti-climactic!. It was a LOT of work, even though it looks rather plain. Tailoring is... an entirely different beast from dressmaking! Different techniques, different stitches. Mike and I had a complete mis-communication over something because what he told me to do means two different things to tailors and mantua-makers! I will probably do a separate construction post, although I don't have too many construction pics. They are on…

Riding habit jacket - back view (c. 1780-1790). There is no info listed with this habit; the dates shown are my guess. V&A - T.670-1913

Riding habit jacket | | V&A Search the Collections

F, 1790s, English; Green cloth. Museum Number T.670-1913.

Sir Martin Archer Shee, P.R.A DUBLIN 1769 - 1850 BRIGHTON PORTRAIT OF MISS ELIZABETH JEMIMA BLAKE, THREE-QUARTER LENGTH, WEARING A RED HUNTING-HABIT AND FEATHERED HAT

shee portrait of miss elizabeth ||| portrait

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