1730 The Jones Family Conversation Piece by William Hogarth (Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales - Cardiff UK) bbc.co

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This shows British upper class day dress for women was casual, but potentially opulent. See the notes above the 1785 portrait of Mr. and Mrs. William Hallett.

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