Fashion in the 18th Century

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Title

Fashion in the 18th Century

Subject

fashion, wealth

Description

The painting depicts the extravagance and exaggeration of fashion in the eighteenth century. It was important for people to look a certain way, and that involved an excessive amount of clothing.

Creator

Robert Dighton

Source

http://www.vam.ac.uk/content/articles/d/lady-middletons-pattern/

Publisher

N/A

Date

1785

Contributor

Rahul Shah

Rights

Public

Relation

'The Months' - Robert Dighton

Format

Painting

Coverage

Eighteenth Century

Files

2006BH5421_dighton_january_watercolour.jpg

Citation

Robert Dighton , “Fashion in the 18th Century,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 9, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/347.

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