Category Archives: 1520

16th century fashion. Renaissance fashion era.

Bodyguard of French king Francis I.

Bodyguard costumes. French king Francis I. Renaissance fashion history. Military uniform.

Bodyguard of French king Francis I. 16th century.

Bodyguard of French king Francis I. 1515 to 1545. Renaissance.

According to a miniature of the time by Gaignièrs.
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German renaissance costumes 1520.

Renaissance costumes. Medieval clothing. Lansquenets dress.

German costumes 1520.

German renaissance costumes 1520, 16th century.

First third of the XVI. Century.
Top row left to right: German scholar and citizen. Right: German mountain with snow rime.
Bottom row left to right: German mercenaries. Right: German farmers.

“On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

Claude of France 1498-1524, Queen of France.

Queen Claude of France. Renaissance costumes. 15th century fashion. nobility court dress.

Claude of France 1498-1524, Queen of France

Claude of France 1498-1524, Queen consort of King Francis I.

Claude de France from the House of Valois, was countess of Soissons, Duchess of Brittany and Queen of France through marriage.  Continue reading

Élégantes. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574.

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Renaissance Gowns. Renaissance Fashion History. 15th century costumes. 16th century fashion.

Gowns. Élégantes.

Gowns. The modes of the Renaissance 1461 to 1574.

L’Histoire du Costume Féminin Français. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574. Élégantes – Planche 1.
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Henry II. King of France.

Henry II. French king. Medieval fashion. Renaissance clothing. 16th century court dress

Henry II. of France 1519-1559

Henry II. of France 1519-1559.

Henry II (March 31, 1519 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, † July 10, 1559 at the Hôtel des Tournelles in Paris) from the House of Valois-Angoulême was from 1547 to 1559 King of France. Continue reading

16th century German renaissance costumes.

16th century German renaissance costumes. Nobility clothing.

German Renaissance costumes 16th century.

16th century German renaissance costumes.

Mode of German nobility and particans during the first third of the 16th century, to 1520th.
Upper half of the picture: German nobles. German patricians.
Lower half of the picture: German patricians.

“On the history of costumes”. Munich pictures sheets. Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.