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French Baroque and Rococo Fashions Tom Tierney

French Baroque and Rococo Fashions

Tom Tierney

Published December 26th 2002
ISBN : 9780486423838
Paperback
48 pages
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 About the Book 

Fashion ruled the courts of the Sun King, Louis XIV (1638–1715), and his successor, Louis XV (1710–1774). The Sun King forced the courtiers of Versailles to adopt his grand Baroque styles. A lighter fashion sense prevailed at the court of Louis XV,MoreFashion ruled the courts of the Sun King, Louis XIV (1638–1715), and his successor, Louis XV (1710–1774). The Sun King forced the courtiers of Versailles to adopt his grand Baroque styles. A lighter fashion sense prevailed at the court of Louis XV, who favored Rococo styles. 45 full-page black-and-white illustrations.