Tag Archives: Albert Kretschmer

Albert Kretschmer (1825-1891) was a German professor, painter, costume researcher. He was known for his highly detailed drawings, watercolors and lithographs and based on publications on German and international costumes and historical clothing.

Ancient Greek cultural items. The Costumes of all Nations.

Ancient Greece Culture items. Musical Instruments, furniture, jewelry, Vases

Antique Greek Culture items

Ancient Greek cultural items.

1.11. Flambeaux. 2. Mirror. 3.4.5.7. Necklaces. 6.10.13. Armlets. 8.9. Sceptres. 12. Earring. 14.17. Fans. 15.16. Drinking-horns. 18.-21. Foot-coverings. 22-19. Vases and other Vessels. 30.31. Sacrificial-Knives. 32.-34. 42.43. Baskets. 35.-41. Musical Instruments. 44. Couch, with table and Candelabrum. 45.-47. Seats. 48. Parasol

Published: Carl Rohrbach, Albert Kretschmer. The Costumes of all Nations from the Earliest Times to the Nineteenth Century: Exhibiting the Dress and Habits of All Classes, Regal, Ecclesiastical, Noble, Military, Judicial, and Civil. H. Sotheran, London 1882.

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Imperial clothing. Ancient Roman.

Ancient Roman Costumes. Magistrate, Officer, Triumpher, General, Lictor, Horn-blower, Chieftain, Roman soldiers, Standart - Bearer

Roman Magistrate, Officer, Triumpher, General, Lictor, Horn-blower, Chieftain, Roman soldiers, Standart – Bearer

Roman Imperial clothing

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Roman Costumes. Peasants, High Priest, Senator.

Ancient Roman Costumes, Peasants, Noble Man, Sacrificial Assistants, Priest of Jupiter,High Priest, Senator, Equestrian

Roman Costumes

Ancient Roman Costumes. The Costumes of all Nations by Albert Kretschmer.

From left to right first row:

  • 1.2. Peasants
  • 3.4. Roman Travelling Costume
  • 5. Noble Man
  • 6.7. Sacrificial Assistants
  • 8. Priest of Jupiter
  • 9. High Priest

Second Row:

  • 10. Public Orator
  • 11. Senator
  • 12. Citizen of the later time
  • 13. Equestrian

Associated with:

  1. Ancient Roman Costume History in Europe B.C. 53 to A.D. 450.
  2. Ancient Costume History of Egyptian, Greek, Roman and others.
  3. Ancient Costumes of the Persians and other Asiatics.
  4. Byzantine costume history. 

By Carl Rohrbach, Albert Kretschmer. The Costumes of all Nations from the Earliest Times to the Nineteenth Century: Exhibiting the Dress and Habits of All Classes, Regal, Ecclesiastical, Noble, Military, Judicial, and Civil. H. Sotheran, London 1882.