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E N G A G E A N T S

Engageants are a sleeve that ends in one or more ruffles.

 

                                Madame Boucher (?), 1743

                                                Francois Boucher

 

“The costume of the period is the mirror of the soul.”

 

                                                             James Laver,

                                   Taste and Fashion, page 250.

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