Category Archives: 15th Century

Costumes and Fashion during the 15th century. Fashion of the late Gothic, Italian Renaissance.
Heyday of the Burgundian fashion.

Medieval female hats and hairstyles of the 15th and 16th centuries.

medieval female hats,hairstyles, modes,15th,16th, centuries, fashion,middle ages

Female hats and hairstyles of the 15th and 16th centuries.

Medieval female hats and hairstyles.

Modes of hairdressing of women in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

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Prince, Squire and servant in the 15th century.

Prince, Squire and servant. Middle ages, Renaissance clothing 15th century.

Prince, Squire and servant in the fifteenth century.

Prince, Squire and servant in the fifteenth century.

Prince, Écuyer et valets au XVe siècle.

Costumes civils et militaires des Français à travers les siècles. 1883. Author: Jean Baptiste Marie Augustin Challamel. Engraver: Meunier, Jean-Baptiste. Ouvrage couronné par l’Académie francaise. Continue reading

Medieval Bourgeois of Paris and her maid. 15th century costumes.

Medieval Bourgeois, servant costumes. 15th century clothing. Burgundy, gothic fashion era.

Bourgeois of Paris and her maid. 15th century.

Medieval Bourgeois of Paris and her maid. 15th century costumes.

Bourgeoise de paris et sa servante. XVe siècle.

From thé book: Paris à travers les siècles. Histoire nationale de Paris et des Parisiens depuis la fondation de Lutèce jusqu’à nos jours, by Nicolas Jules Henri Gourdon de Genouillac. Published 1879. Free eBook. Amazon

Burgundy, gothic fashion era. Continue reading

Jack Cade and his insurrection. English history 1450.

Jack Cade. Rebellion. England history.

Lord Saye and Sele brought before Jack Cade.

Jack Cade and his insurrection.

Jack Cade, assuming the name John Mortimer; (died July 12, 1450 in Heathfield, East Sussex) was an English rebel against the policies of Henry VI, which contributed to the breakdown of royal authority, that led to the Wars of the Roses (1455–85) between the houses of York and Lancaster. He appeared to history out of nowhere in the spring of 1450 and led an army against London. After the capture and sack of London, the rebels were defeated and dispersed in a battle at London Bridge. Continue reading