(a) Coat with buttons to just below waist. Much-pleated side vents. Slit sleeves. Pocket flaps, placed medium low with early style of scallops. Campaign wig. (1720.) (b) Similar coat with round cuffs. P,on-ups. Tasselled cane. (1 720.) Note. Plates 3 and 4 depict four young men friends whose portraits were painted at the sariie time in 1720. Their costumes show slight differences in contemporary fashions. H.E.C.E.C.

 

 


original drawing by
Barbara Phillipson,
Phillis Cunnington