Category Archives: 1650

James Graham, 1. Marquess of Montrose.

 Marquis of Montrose. 17th century. English Civil War. Baroque costume.

The Marquis of Montrose at the Place of Execution.

The Execution of James Graham, 1. Marquess of Montrose.

James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose, (born probably in 1612 in Montrose, executed on May 21, 1650 in Edinburgh) was a Scottish nobleman who fought from 1644 to 1650  in the English Civil War in Scotland for the royal side.

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Marie Mancini mistress of the French King Louis XIV.

Marie Mancini, mistress,Louis XIV, 18th century fashion

Marie Mancini (1639 -1715)

Marie Mancini mistress of the French King Louis XIV.

Marie Mancini (1639 -1715) was one of the Mazarinettes and mistress of the French King Louis XIV.

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Philip Herbert. Earl of Pembroke & Montgomery 1650

Philip Herbert. Earl of Pembroke & Montgomery. England 17th century Tudor clothing. Baroque costume.

Philip Herbert. Earl of Pembroke & Montgomery 1650

Philip Herbert. Earl of Pembroke & Montgomery 1650.

Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke and 1st Earl of Montgomery (1584-1650) was an English courtier and politician active during the reigns of James I and Charles I. Philip and his older brother William were the ‘incomparable pair of brethren’ to whom the First Folio of Shakespeare’s collected works was dedicated in 1623.

English fashion in the 17th Century.

English fashion in the 17th Century. Royalist soldier. William Villiers Viscont of Grandison. Anna, Countess of Chesterfield. Francis Duchess of Richmond. London Palace Guard uniforms. Costumes English citizens. Slingsby Bethel, Sheriff of London. Duchess of Cleveland.

English fashion in the 17th Century.

English fashion in the 17th Century.

Top row left to right: Anna, Countess of Chesterfield 1640. Gentleman of the court of Charles II 1665. Duke of Newcastle 1646. Right: William Villiers Viscont of Grandison 1640. Royalist soldier 1649. Nobleman 1649.
Bottom row left: Slingsby Bethel, Sheriff of London 1680. Cavalier under Charles II 1680. Duchess of Cleveland 1675. Right: James Marquis of Hamilton 1620. English citizens 1645. Francis Duchess of Richmond 1620. Palace Guard 1625. Baroque period, Galante Conduite.

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

Swiss costumes 17th Century.

Citizens clothing. Wedding organizer, Swiss peasant costumes, Woman in church clothes, Woman in mourning clothes. Great Waibel. Mayor, Runner.

Swiss costumes 17th century

Swiss costumes 17th Century.

Second third of the 17th Century.
Top row left: Citizens son. Wedding organizer. Citizen girl. Right: Swiss peasant costumes. Baroque period costumes. Bottom row left: Woman in church clothes. Waibel (Ushers). Runner. Right: Woman in mourning clothes. Great Waibel. Mayor.

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

Musketeer and Pikeman costumes in the 17th Century.

French Musketeer costumes. Baroque Costumes in the 17th Century. Pikeman dress, French Cavalry clothing. Dutch noblemen

Costumes in the 17th Century

Costumes in the 17th Century. Baroque period.

Second third of the XVII. Century.
Top row left: Musketeer and Pikeman costumes in the Thirty Years’ War. Right: German nobles.
Bottom row left to right: French Cavalry. Right: Dutch nobles..

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