Category Archives: 1590

Renaissance Helmet of Alfonso Piccololomini di Firenze.

Alfonso Piccololomini, Renaissance helmet. Military, Italy,

Italy. Helmet sixteenth century with the coat of arms of the bandit Alfonso Piccolomini.

Renaissance Helmet of Alfonso Piccololomini di Firenze.

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Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry.

Henry IV at the battle of Ivry. 14 March 1590. Huguenot. Wars of Religion. Renaissance costume history. Military Uniform 16th century

Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry: “Stand with my white plume”. March 14, 1590.

Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry.

King Henry IV indicating its white plume at the Battle of Ivry on March 14, 1590.  “Stand with my white plume”. Henri IV à la bataille d’Ivry: “Ralliez-vous à mon panache blanc”

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Fashion portraits of the 16th century.

Fashion portraits Renaissance fashion history. 16th century costumes.

Renaissance fashion portraits. 16th century.

Fashion portraits of the renaissance, early baroque.

Portraits of Pied D’Antoine de Saint-Chamand, Lord of Mery, a incnonnue lady and Henry IV before 1600. According to the Compendium of Gaignières.
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Marchand of brushes. Boilermaker. 16th c.

Marchand. Boilermaker. Renaissance costumes. 16th century clothing.

Marchand of brushes. Boilermaker. 16th century.

Marchand of brushes. Boilermaker. Reign of Henry IV.

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An English Gentleman costume in 1590. With shield and sword.

English Gentleman costume. 16th century fashion. Shield and sword. Tudor fashion.

An English Gentleman. A.D. 1590.

An English Gentleman costume in 1590.

Tudor fashion era. Renaissance 16th century.

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Reigns of Henri IV. and Louis XIII.

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Baroque fashion history, 16th century costumes. court dresses

REIGNS OF HENRI IV. AND LOUIS XIII 15S9 TO 1643.

Fashion in the Reigns of Henri IV. and Louis XIII. 1589 to 1643.

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Universal mourning on the death of the Guises; intolerance of showy dress — Vertugadins, “espoitrement,” “corps espagnole” — Diversity of colours — The pearls, jewels, and diamonds belonging to Gabrielle d’Estrees and to the queen — Dress of Marguerite de France — Low-cut bodices — Head-dresses of hair — Various styles — Venetian slippers — Edicts of Louis XII. — Caricatures: “Pompe funèbre de la Mode” — Words and fashions — Ribbons or “galants” — Dress of widows — “Demi-ceint” girdles — Gloves of all sorts – Patches — Masks; their use — “Cache-laid” — The Frondeuses — Mme. de Longueville. Continue reading

French court dresses. 16th century.

Court dresses. 16th century. Renaissance fashion history. French nobility costumes.

French court dresses during the 16th century

French court dresses.

Renaissance fashion at the end of the 16th century

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German costumes 16th century

German renaissance costumes 16th Century. Medieval clothing. Middle ages dresses.

German costumes 16th Century.

German costumes 16th century

Top row left: Woman from Rostock. Councilor and wife from Wismar in 1590. Man from Dithmarschen. Right: Men and women in the costumes of Pomerania.
Bottom row left: Merchant from Rostock in 1590. Farmers from Rostock. Girl from Odholm. Man and woman from Pomerania in 1590.

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

16th and 17th century costumes.

16th, 17th century costumes. Baroque, Renaissance fashion.

16th and 17th Century Costumes

16th and 17th century costumes.

Dutch, Bohemia, Spain, England, France, Poland.

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Costumes from Friesland in the 16th Century.

Friesland Costumes 16th Century. Traditional Medieval clothing. German Middle ages dresses.

Costumes from Friesland in the 16th Century.

Costumes from Friesland in the 16th Century.

Top row left to right: Citizens in the clothing of Dithmar in 1590. Man in clothes of Eiderstedt. Right: Woman in the dress of Stadt Holm in the 1590. Man from the North Sea beach. Man in costume from Stapelholm. Man from the North Sea beach.
Bottom row left: Man and woman in costume he of the island of Sylt. Man wearing costume of Haderstedt. Right: Man and woman in costume it from the island Foehr. Man wearing costume of Ølholm.

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

English Baroque fashion in the 16th and 17th Century.

English Baroque fashion in the 16th and 17th Century. Spanish court dress. Medieval clothing. Renaissance costumes.

English Baroque fashion in the XVI. and XVII. Century.

English Baroque fashion in the 16th and 17th Century.

Top row left: Distinguished Women from London in the Spanish Baroque fashion of the year 1590. Right: London merchant and merchant’s wife in the background a officer of the year 1590.
Bottom row left: Merchant woman, a servant and citizen woman from London in the fashion of the year 1590. Right: Middle-class woman, lady on the street, Lord Manors wife and matron in London in the Baroque fashion of the year 1640.

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