Inspiration – Pink 18th century

Because it’s summer, and even though pink is not my favorite color, the 18th century styles do it very well.

 

Some existing garments:

 

 

 

 

 

 

And some paintings:

 

Portrait of a Lady as a Shepherdess (Mrs. Colt according to a label on the reverse) by Circle of Joseph , 1692-1780.

 

Portrait of Miss Bache, by Christopher Steele (1733 – 1768)

 

Lady Charlotte Boyle, Marchioness of Hartington (1731-54) c. 1740 Attributed to Dorothy Savile, Countess of Burlington

 

ca. 1780 Maria Teresa of Savoy, countess of Artois by an unknown artist