A German scholar and a citizen.

German scholar costume. Renaissance citizen costumes. Costumes 16th century.

A German citizen and a scholar.

A German scholar and a citizen.

German Renaissance clothing in 1530.

Exampel of German fashion at the time of the Renaissance and Reformation 16th century. Clothing in 1530. A German citizen and a scholar.
The clothing in this period was characterized by the expression of the dignity and freedom of movement. The scholar wearing a sleeveless Schaube, underscoring his gentility. The Schaube was a shell-shaped cape. Depending on the status of the citizen, in the length varied and was often surrounded at the edges with fur.
The dress of the woman has a small square neckline emerges through the tunic. Often the neckline of the dress was decorated with ruffles. The sleeves are cut closely and extend to the hands. On her head she wears a Calotte.

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