Frock coat | Great Britain, United Kingdom, 1830's | Woollen beaver cloth trimmed with silk velvet | The waisted frock coat came into fashion in about 1816 and became an enduring style. Typically it had a narrow waist and full skirts hanging vertically in front. The frock coat was worn for everyday purposes such as morning dress, usually with a top hat, cane and trousers | This example has an outbreast pocket, a feature which appeared on coats during the 1830's | VA Museum, London
Romantic,1834. The woman is wearing an evening dress with gloves. Her dress is filled out and supported by petticoats, and has a natural waistline. She is likely wearing a corset underneath her dress and is holding a fan. Her hair is in ringlets. The man is wearing trousers, a top hat, a shirt with cravat, and a frock coat.
Trueb | La Mode, 1830, Pl. 74 : Costumes de chasse..., Trueb, 1830 | Twee jachtkostuums en een kostuum voor op het platteland. Jas met dubbele rij knopen. Vest en broek . Gestrikte halsdoek. Laarzen met sporen en vierkante neuzen. Man in gestreepte lange broek, geweer onder de arm. Prent uit het modetijdschrift La Mode (1829-1855).