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robe à la française 1760-65ca from the book "Paris: Life & Luxury in the Eighteenth Century" edited by Charissa Bremer-David

1860 photo of Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837-1898) wearing a lovely gown of the period. Elisabeth Amalie Eugenie; Elisabeth of Austria was the wife of Franz Joseph I, and therefore both Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary. She also held the titles of Queen of Bohemia and Croatia, among others. From an early age, she was called Sisi by family and friends.

Robe à la Française, circa 1765 | France or Austria | Pale blue silk satin brocaded with silver | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Rear view of Robe a la Polonaise, 1780, cream linen, gold embroidery, metal. (c) metropolitan museum of art