English musicians in 14th century costumes.

costumes, fashion, middle ages, English musicians, 14th century,

English musicians in 14th century

ENGLISH MUSICIANS. REIGN OF EDWARD III (1312-1377).

Anjou-Plantagenêt ruling dynasty.

In the houses of great lords, musicians occupied the first place among the class of domestics. In early Saxon times, the common people had their bards, who received their support from the contributions of the many, while the kings had their minstrels as part of their household.
Among the Celtic races musicians held a still more important place in domestic life, and even in our own day it can hardly be said that, among the Gallic and Scotch peoples, the class of itinerant performers upon the harp and the flute is entirely extinct as a recognized element of society.

The plate which we give represents a group of simple musicians of the time of Edward III, and the singularity of their costume proves that a taste for the grotesque in dress had already made sensible progress at this period.

Related:

Medieval, Burgundy, Hennin, Reticulated Headdress, Gothic, 




Wandering musicians of the 15t century.
Wandering musicians costumes of the 15t century. Musiciens ambulants. XVe siècle. Tiére de mobi... Read more
15th Century • France • Middle Ages
Burgundian fashion period • Gothic costumes • Medieval costume • Musicians • Paris à travers les siècles
Chefs du Tournoi au 14ème siècle. Chevaliers joutes.
Chefs du Tournoi au 14ème siècle. Moyen Âge, gothique, les chevaliers, l'histoire du costume d... Read more
14th Century • Burgundian dress • France • Middle Ages • Military
Burgundian fashion period • Costumes historiques • Gothic costumes • Knighthood • Medieval costume
Paris, Norman viking invasion in 845.
Norman viking invasion in 845. Siege and attack on Paris by Vikings From thé book: Paris à t... Read more
9th Century • France • Genre • Middle Ages
Architecture • Medieval costume • Paris à travers les siècles • Vikings
Medieval Byzantine costumes 6th Century.
Byzantine costumes. First half of the VI. Century. Top row left: Clothes Byzantine nobles beginni... Read more
6th Century • Court dress • Middle Ages • Nobility
Byzantine fashion era • Münchener Bilderbogen
Parisian fashion 1450
Parisian fashion 1450. Reign Charles VII. Burgundian fashion period costume "Modes et Costumes ... Read more
1450 • 15th Century • Burgundian dress • France • Headdresses • Middle Ages • Modes et Costumes Historiques
Burgundian fashion period • Medieval costume
14th century medieval pointed toe shoe style.
Shoe of German Emperor Frederick III. 14th century medieval pointed toe shoe style (Crackowes).... Read more
14th Century • Germany • Middle Ages • Shoes
Medieval costume
Florentine lady from the 13th century.
Florentine lady from the 13th century. Medieval fashion in Italy. Costumes historiques de vi... Read more
13th Century • Court dress • Headdresses • Italy • Middle Ages • Nobility
Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre • Gothic costumes • Medieval costume
The First Crusade. The Knights Hospitallers.
Content The Knights hospitallers of St. John, - Knights of Malta. Table of content The eleve... Read more
11th Century • Ecclesiastical • Israel • Middle Ages • Military
Crusaders • Ecclesiastical Dress • Gothic costumes • Knighthood • Medieval costume

  1. Les Modes du Moyen Age de l’an 1037 à l’an 1461.
  2. Fashion and costumes from Ancient times until 19th century. Collection.
  3. German fashion in the 15th century. Men’s Dress. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  4. German medieval clothing in the 14th century. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  5. Italian 14th, 15th century fashion history. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  6. German fashion in the 14th century. Women`s & men`s dress. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  7. Medieval fashion history in Germany. 11th to 13th century.
  8. Fashion under the Reigns Charles VI., and Charles VII. 1380 to 1461
  9. Fashion under the Reigns of Louis XI., 1461 to 1515. Late medieval, Renaissance
  10. French Fashion History 12th to 14th century. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  11. Medieval Caps and Hoods fashion. 11th to 15th century.
  12. The Reticulated Headdress. Headdresses history, 15th century.
  13. Medieval shoes 10th to 15th century.
  14. Costumes and Fashion during the 15th century.
  15. The Corset and the Crinolin fashion history. Collection.
  16. The Romance of the Rose. The Art of courtly love.
  17. The Lady of Tournament delivering the Price. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  18. King Henry VI. and his court. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  19. Margaret of Anjou Queen of Henry VI. and her court.
  20. The Limerick Mitre. Dresses and Decorations of the Middle Ages.
  21. The influence of the Crusaders to the French clothing. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  22. The First Crusade. The Knights Hospitallers. Medieval, Burgundy, Gothic,
  23. The Crusades. The Knights Templar.
  24. The Crusaders in the 12th and 13 Century.
  25. The principality of Antioch. The crusades. Map of Syria. Historical Maps and places.
  26. Troubadour and page in the 13th century.
  27. Costumes and Fashion from ancient times until 19th century. Gallery.
  28. Gabrielle d’Estrées, mistress of the French King Henry IV. Renaissance fashion era.
  29. The Hennin. Headdresses of the 15th century.
  30. The Lady of Tournament.
  31. The Romance of the Rose. 15th century courtly love poem.
  32. Christine de Pizan and Queen Isabeau of Bavaria.
  33. Margaret of Anjou Queen of Henry VI. and her court.
  34. The Limerick Mitre.
  35. Pyrrhus Receiving the Honor of Knighthood.
  36. 15th century medieval room interior. The history of Tobit. Historia Scholastica.
  37. Gabrielle d’Estrées, mistress of the French King Henry IV. 16th century, Renaissance.
  38. Henri de Lorraine, duc de Guise. France 16th century. Huguenot wars.