REIGNS OF JAMES II – WILLIAM I AND MARY
A Nobleman and a Lady. Baroque fashion. England Stuart period.
Charles and Jane Lane who sheltered King Charles II after his defeat at the Battle of Worcester, 1651.
Dame Francaise. XVIIe siècle.
Sir Walter Raleigh (1552 or 1554 in Hayes Barton, Devonshire; † October 29, 1618 in London, executed) was an English sailor, explorer, soldier, spy, politician, poet and writer and favorite of Queen Elizabeth I. His surname is also found in the spellings Rawley, Ralegh and Rawleigh. With the support of wealthy investors he financed several trips to Virginia in order to realize its colonial goals there. As a result of financed from Raleigh expeditions was in 1585 the founding of Roanoke in North Carolina.
Costume civil du temps de Louis XIII. XVIIe siècle.
Gentleman of the court of Francis I. France 17th century.