Category Archives: 16th Century

Costumes and Fashion in 16th century. Renaissance, Spanish Fashion, Tudor.

German Lansquenet. 16th century military.

German Lansquenet. Mercenaries. Renaissance military. 16th century costumes

German Lansquenet 1530

German Lansquenet costumes in 1530. Renaissance military clothing.

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Lansquenet costumes. Germany 1530.

German Lansquenet. Renaissance military. Mercenaries. 16th century clothing

German Lansquenet 1530

Lansquenet costumes. German Mercenaries.

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A German scholar and a citizen.

German scholar costume. Renaissance citizen costumes. Costumes 16th century.

A German citizen and a scholar.

A German scholar and a citizen.

German Renaissance clothing in 1530.

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Italian Renaissance. Venetian Nobility in 1531.

Italian Renaissance. Venetian Nobility. 16th century fashion.

Venetian Nobility in 1531

Venetian Nobility in 1531. Italian Renaissance costumes.

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Italian Renaissance costumes from Venice.

italian renaissance costumes. Venice. 16th century fashion. Nobility court dress

Venice nobility

Italian renaissance costumes from Venice in 1600.

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German Knight in armor and Princess, 16th century clothing.

German Knight in armor and Princess. Middle Ages Dresses. Renaissance Fashion. 16th century clothing.

German Knight in armor and princess 1530.

German Knight in armor and Princess 1530.

German Nobility. Renaissance fashion 16th Century.

German 16th century renaissance costumes.

Middle Ages Dresses. Renaissance Fashion. 16th century clothing.

German citizen in 1550.

German citizen in 1550. 16th century renaissance costumes during the Reformation. Renaissance period.

The man and the woman wear a large beret adorned with lush feathers. The jerkin is belted. The clothes were slotted rich. Including mostly different colored shirts or skirts were worn by the slots differently colored bulging through. Accordingly, colorful was the appearance. He wears the typical of that cow foot shoes that had developed from the pointed shoes of the Gothic in this form.
The woman has always been shrouded in a lot of material and was based in the fashion according to the man’s. The emphasis was on both genders in the sweeping shoulders.

Renaissance Costumes, 16th Century. German citizen.

German citizen. Middle Ages Dresses. Renaissance Fashion. 16th century clothing.

German citizen in 1550

German Renaissance Costumes in 1550. German citizen fashion in the 16th century.

The man is wearing a beret, a sleeveless Schaube with wide collar (also called Zamora or Jerkin). Including a broad doublet reaching to the knees. A shirt with a small collar. These tights and cowmule shoes.
The woman is wearing a beret adorned with feathers on his head. A tight top with a square neckline and puffed sleeves slit. To a pleated, floor length skirt under an equally colorful petticoat worn.
The fashion is inspired by the mercenaries. The whole appearance of the people expressed a dignified bearing.