The four Grand Duchesses, photographed about 1914.
Accessoires of the 15th century
A KNIGHT OF THE GARTER.
The Tokchim Tarjum, 1898.
A YOUNG DUCHESS. THIRTEENTH CENTURY.
THE accompanying rich and elegant costume has been extracted from a picture by the Duc de Seyde, who died, in the flower of his years, a a victim to his passion for art. He was celebrated both as painter and engraver. At once the friend and rival of Albert Durer (1471 -1528), a noble emulation led them often to treat the same subjects, and the friendship which united them was expressed by a frequent interchange of their works.
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Late medieval, Renaissance, Tudor, Burgundy
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