Category Archives: 1590

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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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

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.

Italy fashion end of the 16th century.

Italy renaissance fashion end of the 16th century. 16th century costumes. Medieval clothing. Middle ages dresses.

Italy fashion end of the 16th century.

Italy fashion end of the 16th century.

Top row left: Neapolitan costume in 1588. Right: Costumes for funeral in Padua.
Bottom row left: Students from Padua. Peasant clothing from Padua in 1583. Right: Fashion in Venice, Milan, Florence.

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

Baroque fashion of the late 16th century. French and Dutch Costumes.

French Musketeer costume. Nobility Baroque costumes 16th century. France Court dress.

French and Netherlands costumes 16th century

Baroque fashion of the late 16th century, about 1590. French and Dutch Costumes.

Mode of German nobility and particans during the first third of the 16th century, to 1520th.
Upper half of the picture: French nobles in court dress.
Lower half of the picture: Dutch citizen costume. French Cavaliers.

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