This period of industrialization, the French Revolution and Romanticism are all reflected in the simplification of dress. The growth of the English woolen industry leads to the displacement of silk by wool and the same love of Orientalism and archaism that pervades the literature of the period appears in the Turkish turbans, Grecian waistlines and hairdos.
Hargreaves, Allan; Garland, Madge
Thames Television, ltd; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
European Culture; British Culture; European Studies; Fashion Great Britain History; Costume Great Britain 18th century
Europe; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; England
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- Physical Description
25 minutes; color
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Hosts, Allan Hargreaves, Madge Garland. Costumes, Diana Thurley.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090040; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1525; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/893; OCLC: ocm28137456; Catalog Key: alephsys002052350
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