15th century costumes and fashion.

Gothic Burgundy Costumes. 15th century clothing. Medieval dresses. Burgundian fashion

France nobility Burgundy fashion 1480

Costumes and Fashion during the 15th century. Medieval Burgundy Fashion. Late Gothic.

Brief Introduction:

Heyday of the Burgundian fashion (Gothic), within the clothing occupies a central position by the privilege of the ruler to determine the choice of colors of court dress. In the 15th century, the middle classes taught by the fashion of the Burgundian court, which had taken a leading role in Europe. Mark were the two colored clothing Mi-Parti (French: Semi-split): High woman hats; the hennin in different variations; Tight, short jackets with stand up collar; The Houppelande open-sided coat, high side slit with with long wide sleeves. Furs such as ermine, sable and Nordic squirrels were highest expression of luxury. At the same time developed in Italy the fashion of the Renaissance. With the end of the Duchy of Burgundy, it became the trendsetting fashions of the early modern period.

(Medieval, Byzantine, Gothic, Burgundy, early Renaissance)



Merchant of glass and crystal in the 15th century.
Merchant of glass and crystal in the fifteenth century. Marchand de verres et cristaux ("Voirre j... Read more
15th Century • Burgundian dress • France • Middle Ages • Renaissance
Burgundian fashion period • Gothic costumes • Paris à travers les siècles • Renaissance fashion era
The influence of the Crusaders to the French clothing.
The influence of the Crusaders in the 13th to 14th century to the French clothing. 1270 to 1350 ... Read more
1350 • 13th Century • 14th Century • Court dress • France • French fashion history • Middle Ages • Nobility
Augustin Challamel • Crusaders • Gothic costumes • Medieval costume
Ancient warriors. Life-size figures in full armor.
Ancient warriors. Life-size figures in full armor and equipment. Carl Gimbel Collection. Lif... Read more
10th Century • 4th Century • 5th Century • 6th Century • 9th Century • Ancient • Carolingian • Celts • Germany • Middle Ages • Military
Ancient Greek Costumes • Ancient Military • Ancient Roman Costumes • Knighthood • Medieval costume • Merovingian fashion and history
German Renaissance Fashion in the 16th Century.
German Renaissance Fashion in the 16th Century. Top row left: Noblewomen and noblemen in Spanish ... Read more
1560 • 1570 • 16th Century • Germany • Middle Ages • Military • Renaissance
Münchener Bilderbogen • Renaissance fashion era • Spanish Fashion
13th century clothing of Citizen, Knights, Aristocrats.
13th century clothing of Citizen, Knight, Aristocrats, the Knights Templar. Middle ages gothic pe... Read more
13th Century • Court dress • Germany • Headdresses • Middle Ages
Crusaders • Gothic costumes
Thomas Becket. Archbishop Ecclesiastical Costume.
Chasuble, Mitre, and Stole of St. Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury (1117-1170); preserved i... Read more
12th Century • Byzantine • Ecclesiastical • England • Middle Ages
Byzantine fashion era • Chasuble • Ecclesiastical Dress • Gothic costumes • Medieval costume • Mitre • Monastic clothing
Late 15th century gothic costumes 1460 - 1500
Late 15th century gothic costumes 1460 - 1500. Middle ages, Gothic fashion era. A Wom... Read more
1490 • 15th Century • Burgundian dress • Child • Dutch • Middle Ages • Netherlands
Burgundian fashion period • Costumes art and utensils • Gothic costumes • Medieval costume
Lady of Florence, 1450. Early Renaissance fashion (Quattrocento).
Lady of Florence, 1450. Early Renaissance fashion (Quattrocento). Costumes historiques de ville o... Read more
1450 • 15th Century • Hairstyle • Italy • Middle Ages • Renaissance
Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre • Renaissance female clothing