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Increasingly in the 19th century, people left the towns in the summer for holidays and day-trips to the country or the sea-side, providing new opportunities to wear comfortable, practical yet attractive clothes. Shorter walking skirts were worn and bonnets or hats and parasols to protect the skin. Cloaks with matching skirts were fashionable for country wear in the 1850s.

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'The Fashions'. Exhibition and country or seaside dress, July 1862, by Réville, published by  Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in  The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in  Le Moniteur de la Mode, after  Jules David - NPG D47997

'The Fashions'. Exhibition and country or seaside dress, July 1862

by Réville, published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode, after Jules David
hand-coloured etching and line engraving, published July 1862
NPG D47997

'The Fashions', June 1864, published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in  The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in  Le Moniteur de la Mode - NPG D48008

'The Fashions', June 1864

published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode
hand-coloured etching and line engraving, published June 1864
NPG D48008

'The Fashions', May 1867. Visiting toilet, country toilet, costume for a little girl between six and seven years old and costume for a little boy between eight and nine years old, by Reville, published by  Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in  The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in  Le Moniteur de la Mode, after  Jules David - NPG D48024

'The Fashions', May 1867. Visiting toilet, country toilet, costume for a little girl between six and seven years old and costume for a little boy between eight and nine years old

by Reville, published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode, after Jules David
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published May 1867
NPG D48024

'The Fashions', July 1867. Country toilet and seaside toilet, published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in  The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in  Le Moniteur de la Mode, after  Jules David - NPG D48026

'The Fashions', July 1867. Country toilet and seaside toilet

published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode, after Jules David
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published July 1867
NPG D48026

'The Fashions', August 1867. Visiting or walking toilet, indoor toilet for the country and costume for a little girl of seven to eight years old, by Eugène Gervais, published by  Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in  The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in  Le Moniteur de la Mode, after  Jules David - NPG D48027

'The Fashions', August 1867. Visiting or walking toilet, indoor toilet for the country and costume for a little girl of seven to eight years old

by Eugène Gervais, published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode, after Jules David
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published August 1867
NPG D48027

'Paris Fashions for August. Toilette de Campagne. Toilette de Soirée.', after Unknown artist - NPG D48033

'Paris Fashions for August. Toilette de Campagne. Toilette de Soirée.'

after Unknown artist
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published circa August 1868
NPG D48033

Summer day dress and country or seaside walking dress, 1869, by A. Lacourière, published in  Les Modes Parisiennes, after  François-Claudius Compte-Calix - NPG D48038

Summer day dress and country or seaside walking dress, 1869

by A. Lacourière, published in Les Modes Parisiennes, after François-Claudius Compte-Calix
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, 1869
NPG D48038

Day and evening dresses, 1869, probably after Héloise Leloir (née Colin) - NPG D48042

Day and evening dresses, 1869

probably after Héloise Leloir (née Colin)
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, 1869
NPG D48042