"A woman making a bed" by Paul Sandby. One of his "Figure sketches made in Edinburgh and the neighbourhood after the rebellion of 1745." Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- Scotland. 18th century Scottish costume.
The Attentive Nurse by Jean Siméon Chardin, 1747. Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- France. 18th century, French. She is wearing a white bedgown with a pink design (flowers?), a striped petticoat (skirt), a pink pinner apron, and and a sheer white neckerchief. Her head may have a white ruffled cap covered with a white head kerchief. She appears to have white stockings and black mules with high heels.