Young Elégant sitting in the Jardin du Luxembourg in a spotted suit with bavaroises, a fashionable cane, and a steel sword.
1. Hat à l'Anglo-Americain. 2. Hat à l'Androsmann.* 3. Boots buttoned like gaiters, etc. (1786)
"Does he merit the name of man, when he lives in a state so unworthy of a man? ... But what am I saying! he has a considerable office, a beautiful woman, twenty lackeys; he is permitted to have an empty head and heart."
Sebastien MERCIER, Tableau de Paris, 1782
* Also called a hat à la Androsmane or Androsame. Called a "kevenhuller" in English.