cartoon making fun of crinolines on a train--notice the one gal has her foot hung up in the other's cage.
les crinolines, humour, caricatures et réalité !
la descente est elle plus simple ? (version dessinée)
This is a cartoon etching by the well-known Victorian social...
Humour puffed sleeves ladies fashion 19th century cartoon
Remember that this was the dawn of flight. Ballooning was chic added to it the fashionable rage of extreme padding; you could easily correlate ballooning to the shape of a stylish ladies figure. and successfully ridicule each. I love the guy at the window with his quizling glass c.1783-4
This satirical cartoon spoofs the length of some ladies’ trains during the early Regency (ca. 1797). So funny!
"The Petticoat, at the Fieri Maschareta", published by Matthew Darly, London, 1775. The British Museum. For more info: http://twonerdyhistorygirls.blogspot.com/2012/04/whos-wearing-ducal-breeches-in-1775.html