Category Archives: 16th Century

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

Bodyguard of the Provost. Guards officer costumes in 16th c.

16th century costumes. Bodyguards. Guards officer clothing. Baroque era fashion.

Bodyguards of the Provost. Guards officer in 1574 to 1589.

Bodyguard of the Provost. Guards officer in 1574 to 1589.

Garde du corps de la Prévôté. Officier des gardes 1574 à 1589. Continue reading

Henry II as Captain Chevau-Légers. 16th century.

French king Henry II. Captain Chevau-Légers. Renaissance era. 16th century costumes

Portrait of Henry II as Captain Chevau-Légers.

Portrait of Henry II as Captain Chevau-Légers.

Portrait de Henri II, En Capitaine de Chevau-Legers. D’apres les antiquités de Wilhelm. Continue reading

Torquato Tasso and Leonora d’Este

Torquato Tasso, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German Enlightenment. Romanticism era

Torquato Tasso and the Two Leonores, 1839, by Karl Ferdinand Sohn.

Torquato Tasso and Leonora d’Este by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

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First President to the Parliament of Paris. 16th Century.

Parliament of Paris. First President. 16th century costume. Renaissance fashion

First President to the Parliament of Paris.

First President to the Parliament of Paris. 16th Century. Reign of Henry III.

Premier président au Parlement de Paris. XVIe Siecle. Regne de Henry III. Continue reading

Falconer costume. House of Francis I. 16th Century

Falconer costume. 16th century. Renaissance era clothing.

Falconer costume. House of Francis I. 16th Century.

Falconer costume. House of Francis I. 16th Century.

Fauconnier de la Maison de François I. XVIe Siècle. Continue reading

Alderman of Paris. 16th century character.

Alderman. Renaissance character costume. 16th Century clothing.

Alderman of Paris. 16th century.

Alderman of Paris. 16th century character.

Échevin de Paris. XVIe Siècle. Continue reading

Musketeer costume in 1586. Reign of Henri III.

Musketeer clothing. 16th century costume military. Baroque era.

Musketeer in 1586. Reign of Henri III.

Musketeer costume in 1586. Reign of Henri III.

Musketeer in 1586. Reign of Henri III. Taken from Gaignères portfolio (sixteenth century). Continue reading

Soldier adventurer looter clothing. 16th century.

Soldier adventurer looter clothing. Renaissance era, 16th century costumes.

Soldier adventurer looter clothing. 16th century.

Soldier adventurer looter clothing. Renaissance era, 16th century.

Soldat aventurier pillard. XVIe 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 Continue reading

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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Tudor England clothing 1550 to 1580, 16th century.

Tudor England clothing 1550 to 1580. Renaissance era.

From left: Nobleman, Military habit, Middle Class, Noble ladies, London Merchant.

Tudor England clothing 1550 to 1580.

Renaissance era.

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A dinner party of Margaret of Austria.

Margaret of Austria. Marguerite d'Autriche. Renaissance Court etiquette

Musicians accompany a dinner party of Margaret of Austria.

Musicians accompany a dinner party of Margaret of Austria.

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