Category Archives: 1670

French prince and maid of honor costumes in the Reign of Louis XIV.

French prince. Maid of honor. Louis XIV costumes. Baroque fashion

French prince and maid of honor costumes in the Reign of Louis XIV.

French prince and maid of honor in the Reign of Louis XIV.

Costume Prince. (According to a painting by Van der Meulen, in 1670.)
Costume maid of honor, (From Petitot, in 1661. Reign of Louis XIV.)

Costume de Prince. (D’après le tableau de Van der Meulen, en 1670.)
Costume de demoiselle d’honneur, (D’après Petitot, en 1661. Reign de Louis XIV.)
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German baroque aristocracy costume.

German baroque aristocracy costume.

German man of rank in the garb 1670-1680

Baroque aristocracy costume. German man of rank in the garb 1670-1680.

17th century Louis XIV fashion.

Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.

French costumes. Nobility 1646 to 1670

Louis XIV Fashion. 17th century clothing. French Costumes of the nobility. Maria Theresa of Austria

French Costumes of the nobility 1646 to 1670

French costumes 1646 to 1670.

Louis XIV, Ancien Régime, Baroque period.
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Entry of Louis XIV and Maria Theresa into Arras.

French Louis XIV. Maria Theresia. Baroque fashion. 17th century costumes

The Entry of Louis XIV and Maria Theresa into Arras 1667

The Entry of Louis XIV and Maria Theresa into Arras 1667.

The chariot of the French Queen Maria Theresia (1638-83).
The King Louis XIV (1638-1715) and the officers in the livree of the royal house. Continue reading

Headdresses. Louis XIV. CHAPEAUX.

Baroque, Hats, Head dresses Louis XIV, fashion history,, 17th century, Giafferri

Chapeaux Louis XIV

Hats, Head dresses. Louis XIV, 1643-1715

L’HISTOIRE DU COSTUME FÉMININ FRANÇAIS. CHAPEAUX. LOUIS XIV. – Planche 5.

  1. Chapeau de feutre café au lait relevé de van et derrière, avec de grosses coques de rubans de taffetas piquées sur la calotte.
  2. Chapeau de satin blanc, forme trois gouttières, creusé sur le devant, les deux ailes portant sur les côtés; nœud de ruban au milieu, cordelière argent entourant le haut de la passe, frange de plumes ivoire, défrisée.
  3. Chapeau de castor à passe relevée très haute, avec un gros chou de ruban bleu vert sur le côté.
  4. Chapeau de paille rose avec liséré noir, plumes rouges, et large panache d’autruche sur le côté.
  5. Chapeau de castor, calotte ronde, passe juste devant et derrière, très haut bord de frange d’autruche, plume défrisée tombant sur le côté.
  6. Grand chapeau de feutre blanc, passe évasée sur les côtés, grande plume d’autruche bleu roi revenant sur la calotte, une autre retombe sur le côté.
  7. Chapeau de castor violet clair, calotte ronde sur un côté; la passe se relève directement contre la calotte, s’évase de l’autre côté en une large palette au bord de laquelle court une frange de plume d’autruche; de l’autre côté, gros chou de ruban violet.
  8. Chapeau de feutre rubis, passe relevée sur le côté, nœud de ruban noir.
  9. Grand chapeau villageois de paille jaune, large ruban autour de la calotte avec nœud tombant sur la passe, vert et rouge.
  10. Chapeau de feutre ou de castor, gris perle, relevé sur le côté, garni d’un bord de plumes et d’une grosse plume revenant sur le devant, plume rose soutenu.

Source: Fashion under Louis XIV. The History of Female French Costume.

Paul Louis Victor de Giafferri
L’Histoire du Costume Feminin Francais
Les modes sous Louis XIV, 1643-1715

English fashion in the 17th Century.

English fashion, 17th century, Royalist, soldier, William Villiers, Viscont, Anna, Countess, Chesterfield,Francis, Duchess, Richmond, Palace, Guard, Costumes, citizens, Slingsby Bethel, Sheriff, fashion history

English fashion in the 17th Century.

English fashion in the 17th Century.

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Fashion end of the 17th and early 18th Century.

Baroque Fashion 17th, 18th Century. Hedwig Sophie, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Holstein. Françoise Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Orleans. Palace Guard. Louis XV. Maria Anna of Bavaria. Elisabeth of Brunswick. Duchess of Portsmouth.

Fashion end of the 17th and early 18th Century.

Fashion end of the 17th and early 18th Century.

Top row left: court dress of Françoise Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Orleans, 1702. Palace Guard, called la manche, under Louis XV. of France, 1724. Right: Marie Anna of Bavaria as Crown Princess of France. Court costume 1679. Young elegant man in 1670.
Bottom row left: Hedwig Sophie, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Holstein in 1700. Elisabeth of Brunswick 1707. Right: Duchess of Portsmouth 1694. (Miss of Keroul). Maria Anna of Bavaria 1694. French palace guard in 1670.

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

Strasbourg clothes in 17th century. Baroque era fashion.

Strasbourg clothes. 17th Century costumes. Baroque era fashion.

Strasbourg clothes in 17th Century.

Strasbourg clothes in 17th Century. Baroque era.

Top row left: Woman in big hat. Woman in winter habit (1670) Woman in mourning clothes. Right: Monsieur le Consul (1670). Councilor.
Bottom row left: Tower keeper. Farmer’s wife (Bride 1670). Bridegroom. Right: Virgins (1670-1690) Bridegroom.

From the book: On the history of costumes. Munich fashion sheets. Edited by Braun and Schneider. Germany 1860.

Gallery. On the history of costumes.

Associated to:

  1. Reigns of Henri IV. and Louis XIII. 1589 to 1643.
  2. Reign of Louis XIV. 1643 to 1715
  3. Reign of Louis XV. 1715 to 1774.
  4. The Corset and the Crinolin.
  5. Italian Lace History. Reference List of Italian Laces.

French Prince in the Reign of Louis XIV, 1670.

French Prince costume. 17th Century clothing. Louis XIV fashion. Baroque Court Dress in Versailles

Prince Reign of Louis XIV, 1670

French Prince in the Reign of Louis XIV, 1670.

Court Dress in Versailles. 17th Century Baroque Fashion.

“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864