1735 A Music Party by Marcellus Laroon (Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery, Birmingham UK)

This Laroon print gives an idea of what dresses looked like as worn in 1735. The dress worn by the lady with cap and veil to the right has a pouf behind similar to a bustle.

Keywords: 1735, Laroon, straight coiffure, cap, veil, curly neckline, modesty piece, criss-cross bodice, tight elbow length sleeves, engageantes, vee waistline, full skirt, flounces, ruching, train, fan

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