Category Archives: France

FRENCH FASHION HISTORY. Costume and fashion plates with descriptions between middle Ages, Directory, Regency, Empire and so called Flapper. Vintage Haute couture costumes.

Marie de Medici in widow costume.

French Court Lady. Marie de Medici as widow. Gentleman ostume. Baroque fashion history

Court Lady. Marie de Medici as widow. Gentleman, 1620.

Court Lady. Marie de Medici as widow. Gentleman, 1620.

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Woman of Bayonne. Region Aquitaine.

Renaissance fashion history. Bayonne Woman. Region Aquitaine. 16th century costume.

Woman of Bayonne. Region Aquitaine. 16th century costume.

Woman of Bayonne. Region Aquitaine. 16th century.

According to an engraving of the French National Library.

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Renaissance court costume.

Renaissance court dress. 16th century fashion. costume history

Gentleman of the court of Francis I.

Renaissance court costume.

Gentleman of the court of Francis I. 16th century

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Bodyguard of French king Francis I.

Bodyguard costumes. French king Francis I. Renaissance fashion history. Military uniform.

Bodyguard of French king Francis I. 16th century.

Bodyguard of French king Francis I. 1515 to 1545. Renaissance.

According to a miniature of the time by Gaignièrs.
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Fashion portraits of the 16th century.

Fashion portraits Renaissance fashion history. 16th century costumes.

Renaissance fashion portraits. 16th century.

Fashion portraits of the renaissance, early baroque.

Portraits of Pied D’Antoine de Saint-Chamand, Lord of Mery, a incnonnue lady and Henry IV before 1600. According to the Compendium of Gaignières.
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Marchand of brushes. Boilermaker. 16th c.

Marchand. Boilermaker. Renaissance costumes. 16th century clothing.

Marchand of brushes. Boilermaker. 16th century.

Marchand of brushes. Boilermaker. Reign of Henry IV.

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Musketeer and an infantry officer.

Musketeer, infantry officer costumes. 16th century military uniform. Baroque fashion history

Musketeer and an infantry officer in the 16th century.

Musketeer and an infantry officer in the 16th century.

According to the book of Willemin. Renaissance era.

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French peasant farmer from the 16th to 18th century.

French peasant farmer costume. Louis XIII., Louis XIIV., fashion era. French Ancien Régime.Baroque fashion history.

French peasant farmer from the 16th to 18th century.

French peasant farmer from the 16th to 18th century.

Taken from the Collection of the diversity of clothes, according Chevignard.
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Huntsman in the 16th century. Baroque fashion.

Huntsman in the 16th century. Baroque fashion history. Louis XIII. Ancien Régime

Huntsman in the 16th century.

Huntsman in the 16th century.
D’après M. Lechevalier-Chevignard.
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Louis XIII. fashion. France Ancien Régime.

Musketeers. Baroque military uniforms. Costumes France 17th century. Louis XIII modes.

Marshal Souvré. Mr. Bellegarde, Grand Squire of France. M. Pluvinel, Riding Master of Louis XIII. (1610-1643).

Louis XIII. fashion. Ancien Régime.

Marshal Souvré. Mr. Bellegarde, Grand Squire of France. M. Pluvinel, Riding Master of Louis XIII. (1610-1643).
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Gentlemen of 1615-1630.

Musketeers costumes. Baroque fashion history. Gentlemen 17th century costumes.

Gentlemen of 1615-1630.

Gentlemen of 1615-1630.

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