Dressing Up Info

 
Welcome! 1850s Contemporary Illustrations
La Nuit Octobre
Lami-LaNuitDOctobre.jpg
 

 

"La Nuit Octobre," Illustration by Eugene Lami. The gentleman in fawn trousers has a cravat of a softer, unstarched fabric which shows in the difference between the shape of his bow vs. American portraits of the time.