Louis Xiv Costume

Louis XIV. commands—Court luxury and pleasure; disguises—The Temple jewellery —Fashion and etiquette—Successive fashions—Royal edicts—The " Tombeau du sens commun"—Dress of La Val lie re—Of Mme. de Montespan—Costume of a lady of rank in 1668—The "échelles de Mme. de la Reynie1'—"Transparencies" —Manufactures—Champagne, the hair-dresser—Female hair-dressers—" Hurluberlus" and Mme. de Sévigné—Moustaches for women; patches—Palatines— Slippers ; high heels—Corsets ; fens ; sweet lemons—Dog-muffs—Hair dressed "à la Fontanges"—English style of dressing hair—"Esther"—Steinkerks— " Crémonas "—" Amadis " and Jansenist sleeves —Hair dressed " à l'effrontée "— Dresses of the Duchesse de Bourgogne—Mignardises . . ... 125

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