Winged caps in their many variations continue thru the 1770s. This print, "The Amorous Thief", shows lace attached to the edge of the wing.
|Lewis Walpole Library, c1777|
The closeup detail clearly shows the lace.
|Portrait of a Woman, Metropolitan Museum, c1777|
|Macaroni Parson, Lewis Walpole Library, 1773|
|"Autumn", British Museum, c1779|
|"Sailor's Present, British Museum c 1779|