Category Archives: Nobility

Robe à la Diane. 18ème siècle la mode rococo.

Robe Diane, Rococo gown, 18th century fashion, costue

Jolie Femme vêtu d’une Robe d’un nouveau gout dit à la Diane.

Robe à la Diane.

18ème siècle la mode rococo.

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The Frankish dominions in Merovingian times.

Merovingian. Historical atlas. Frankish dominions. French History, Middle ages Map

The Frankish dominions in Merovingian times (486-768).

The Frankish dominions in Merovingian times (486-768).

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Clovis. The Merovingian Dynasty.

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Clovis, Merovingian King, Franks, Salian, French history, Rex

Clovis I. (466-511) also Chlodowech Latin: Chlodovechus; Frankish: Hlōdowig; German: Chlodwig I.; French and English: Clovis; was a Franconian king or rex from the Merovingian dynasty.

CLOVIS I. KING OF THE FRANKS.

Baptism, King Clovis, Merovingian, middle ages

Baptême du fort Roi Clovis. Fragment d’une des Toiles peintes (XVe Siècle) de la ville de Reims. Baptism of King Clovis. Fragment of one of the Tapestries (15th Century) of the town of Rheims.

FOR the preservation of this statue, and the one supposed to represent Clotilda the queen of Clovis, we are indebted to the zeal of Alexandre Lenoir, who placed them in his museum of national antiquities. They formerly stood, with four others, at the portal of the ancient church of Notre Dame at Corbeil, a town about twenty miles to the south-east of Paris. But their companions perished with the church they embellished, and these figures, the only remains of its former magnificence, have been transferred from the museum to be placed at the entrance to the vaults of the magnificent church of St. Denis, the resting place of the long line of sovereigns of whose power Clovis laid the foundation.

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Okinawa, Japan. Loo Choo Chief and his Two Sons.

Okinawa, Japan. Loo Choo Chief. Historical Asian costumes.

Loo Choo Chief and his Two Sons.

Okinawa, Japan. Loo Choo Chief and his Two Sons.

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Dutch noble woman in the 15th century.

15th century clothing, Dutch noble women, Burgundian fashion, medieval costumes

Dutch noble women

Dutch noble woman in the 15th century.

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Chinese Mandarin. Dignity, sign of dog.

Chinese Mandarin, costume, Sir John Barrow,

Chinese Mandarin. Portrait of Van-ta-gin.

Chinese Mandarin. Portrait of Van-ta-gin.

(A Chinaman)

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Woman of nobility. Time of Louis XV.

Nobility. Rococo Costume. louis XV. 18th century fashion

Woman of nobility. (1730)

Woman of nobility. Fashion at the time of Louis XV.

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Darius III and Courtiers. Persia 350 BC.

Darius III. Costumes. Asia Ancient Times. Persia.

Darius III and Courtiers.

Darius III and Courtiers

Asia Tempi Antichi. Persia. Dario III E Cortigiani.

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Cyrus II of Persia on the Battle Field.

Cyrus II. Persia. Scythed chariots. Battle Field. Costumes. Ancient. Weapons

Cyrus II of Persia on the Battle Field.

Cyrus II of Persia

Born around 590 BC to 580 BC; died August 530 BC.

Asia Tempi Antichi. Persia. Ciro sul campo di Battaglia.

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Attendant, French Lords costumes. 14th c.

Attendant, French Lords costumes. 14th century. Medieval costume. Gothic. Mi-Parti

Varlet, Seigneurs en costumes de chambre et de ville.

Attendant, French Lords costumes 1360 to 1365.

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