17th-Century Fashion Reading List
Cumming, Valerie, A Visual History of Costume: The Seventeenth Century. London, 1984.
Cunnington, C Willet and Phillis, A Handbook of English Costume in the 17th Century. London, 1955.
Jones, Ann R and Peter Stallybrass, Renaissance Clothing and the Materials of Memory. Cambridge, 2000.
de Marly, Diana, Costume and Civilization: Louis XIV and Versailles. London, 1987.
Ribeiro, Aileen, Fashion and Fiction: Dress in Art and Literature in Stuart England. London, 2005.
Vincent, Susan, Dressing the Elite: Clothes in Early Modern England. Oxford, 2003.
Wardle, Patricia, For Our Royal Person: Master of the Robes Bills of King-Stadholder William III. Apeldoorn, Netherlands, 2002.
Halls, Zilla, Women's Costume 1600-1750, Museum of London. London, 1969.
Halls, Zilla, Men's Costume 1580-1750, Museum of London. London, 1970.
Hart, Avril and Susan North, Historical Fashion in Detail: The 17th and 18th Centuries. London, 1998.
Rangström, Lena, Modelejon Manligt Mode; Lions of Fashion: Male fashion of the 16th, 17th, 18th Centuries. Stockholm, 2002.
Cut & construction
Arnold, Janet, Patterns of Fashion; Englishwomen's Dresses c.1660 -1860. London, 1964.
Arnold, Janet, Patterns of Fashion: The Cut and Construction of Clothes for Men and Women 1560-1620. London, 1985.
Waugh, Norah, The Cut of Men's Clothes: 1600-1914. London, 1964.
Waugh, Norah, The Cut of Women's Clothes 1600-1930. London, 1968.
Cunnington, C Willet and Phillis, The History of Underclothes. London, 1951.
Ewing, Elizabeth, Dress and Undress: A History of Women's Underwear. London, 1978.
Waugh, Norah, Corsets and Crinolines. London, 1954.
Industry & consumerism
Adburgham, Alison, Shopping in style: London from the Restoration to Edwardian elegance. London, 1979.
Berg, Maxine and Helen Clifford, Consumers and luxury : consumer culture in Europe, 1650-1850. Manchester, 1999.
Crowston, Clare Haru, Fabricating Women: The Seamstresses of Old Regime France 1675-1791. Durham NC, 2001.
Lemire, Beverly, Fashion's Favourite: The Cotton Trade and the Consumer in Britain 1660-1800. Oxford, 1991.
Lemire, Beverly, Dress, Culture and Commerce: The English Clothing Trade Before the Factory, 1660-1800. London, 1997.
Spufford, Margaret, The Great Reclothing of Rural England: Petty Chapmen and Their Wares in the Seventeenth Century. London, 1984.
Weatherill, Lorna, Consumer Behaviour and Material Culture in Britain, 1660-1760. London,1988.
Gordenker, Emilie, Van Dyck and the Representation of Dress in Seventeenth Century Portraiture. Brepols, 2001.
Hearn, Karen, Marcus Gheeraerts II Elizabethan Artist in Focus. London, 2002.
Hearn, Karen, Nathaniel Bacon: Artist, Gentleman and Gardener. London, 2006.
Laroon, Marcellus, The Criers and Hawkers of London (1687), Edited by Sean Shesgreen. Stanford, 1990.
National Portrait Gallery, Painted Ladies: Women at the Court of Charles II. London, 2001.
National Portrait Gallery, Searching for Shakespeare. London, 2006.
Piper, David, The English Face. London, 1992.
Royal Academy, Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641. London, 1999.
Tate Gallery, Dynasties: Painting in Tudor and Jacobean England 1530-1630. London, 1995.
V&A Museum, Artists of the Tudor Court. London, 1983.
Harvey, Anthony and Richard Mortimer (eds) The Funeral Effigies of Westminster Abbey . London, 1994.