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1759 Shrimp girl: Paul Sandby © Museum of London

Shrimp girl: 1759 Paul Sandby © Museum of London - Working class people adapted the fashions of upper class, making skirts shorter and upper garments loser. They also wore protective gear when working in trades.

QUENTIN DE LA TOUR Maurice (1704-1788) - Self Portrait. Pastel. Musée Antoine Lecuyer, Saint-Quentin, France

Maurice Quentin de La Tour · Autoritratto · 1737 ca · Musée Lécuyer · Saint-Quentin

Portrait of a Young Man, Pompeo Batoni, 1760–65

Portrait of a Young Man Artist: Pompeo Batoni (Italian, Lucca Rome) Date: ca. Medium: Oil on canvas Dimensions: 97 x 69 in. x cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1903

Suit: Frockcoat, waistcoat and breeches, French, silk, 1760-1780, Date: 1760–80 Culture: French Medium: silk

This suit, known as a ditto suit, was worn by men in the in the century. When the waist coat, jacket, and breeches are all made out of the same material it is referred to as a ditto suit.