Category Archives: 1420

Costumes in 1420. Fashion of the 15th Century. Renaissance, late Gothic, Burgundy fashion.

Headdresses 15th century. The Reticulated Headdress.

Gothic Medieval costumes 15th century. Fashion Burgundy court dresses. Hennin. Headdresses

Plate XXII. Isabelle of Portugal 1428-1496 Queen of Castile and Philippe le Bon 1396-1467 Duke of Burgundy.

Headdresses 15th century. The Reticulated Headdress (Latin, Reticulum = a net).

At the hall door take off thy hood and gloves. Observe in Curtseie to take A rule of decent kind, Bend not thy body too far forth, Nor backe thy leg behind.

Curtesy came from Heaven when Gabriel greeted Our Lady. All virtues are included in it.

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Middle ages trinkets design. 12th to 15th century fashion history.

Middle ages trinkets design. 12th to 15th century fashion history.

Trinkets design. 12th to 15th century.

Middle ages trinkets design. 12th to 15th century fashion history.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du Moyen Age, de l’an 1037 à l’an 1461. Colifichets. – Planche 12.

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Middle ages shoe design. 10th to 15th century fashion history.

Middle ages shoe design. 10th to 15th century fashion history.

Shoe design. 10th to 15th century.

Middle ages shoe design. 10th to 15th century fashion history.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du Moyen Age, de l’an 1037 à l’an 1461. Chaussures. – Planche 11.
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Middle Ages Fabrics design. 12th to 15th century fashion history.

Middle Ages Fabrics design. 12th, 15th century fashion history.

Fabrics, Sacks 12th to 15th century

Middle Ages Fabrics design. 12th to 15th century fashion history.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du Moyen Age, de l’an 1037 à l’an 1461. Étoffes, Sacs. – Planche 10.

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Middle ages sleeve fashion design. 14th to 15th century.

Middle ages sleeve fashion design. 14th to 15th century costume history.

Sleeves 14th to 15th century

Middle ages sleeve fashion design. 14th to 15th century costume history.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du Moyen Age, de l’an 1037 à l’an 1461. Manches. – Planche 8.

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Middle ages skirts fashion. 13th to 15th century.

Middle ages skirts fashion. 13th to 15th century costume history.

Skirts 13th to 15th century

Middle ages skirts fashion. 13th to 15th century.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du Moyen Age, de l’an 1037 à l’an 1461. Jupes. – Planche 7.  Continue reading

Élégantes. Les modes du Moyen Âge.

French Nobility costumes. Middle Ages costume history. 12th to 15th century gothic costumes.

Nobility fashion

Nobility costumes. French Fashion History 11th to 15th century.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du Moyen Âge, de l’an 1037 à l’an 1461. Moyen Âge.  Élégantes – Planche 1.
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English and French burgundy fashion in the 15th Century.

English and French burgundy fashion in the 15th Century. Gothic dresses. Medieval costumes. Middle ages clothing

English and French Fashion in the 15th Century.

English and French burgundy fashion in the 15th Century.

Top row left to right: English fashion in 1400. French citizens clothes in 1470.
Bottom row left to right: English fashion in the first third of the 15th Century. Right: King Henry VII. The Duke of Suffolk. King Henry VI. The duchess of Suffolk in court dresses.

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

Eleanor of Austria. Queen of France in court dress

Eleanor of Austria. Eleanor of Castile. Queen of France. Ancien Régime. Renaissance costumes. 16th century fashion

Eleanor of Austria 1498-1558, 2nd woman of Francois I.

Eleanor of  Austria, also called Eleanor of Castile 1498-1558

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Young noblewoman of the Orsini in the reign of Charles VI, 1420.

Roman noble family of the Orsini. Burgundian Fashion. Middle ages goth costume. Ceremonial robes.

Young noblewoman in 1420

Young noblewoman of the Orsini in the reign of Charles VI, 1420.

Young noblewoman from the old Roman noble family of the Orsini. The Orsini is a widespread Roman noble family descended from the Roman family of the Bobonen 1100-1900 and had been instrumental in the Italian history. From the Orsini family were three popes, many cardinals and other high dignitaries of the Church as well as secular princes.

“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864