Tag Archives: Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre

Historical costume examples from antiquity, Middle Ages, Renaissance, Rococo, Middle East, Levant and Asia Minor.

Illustrations from the book: Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert 1831. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie. Editorially restored. 

Bourgeois women from Toulouse 16th century

Women from Toulouse in French renaissance fashion. medieval clothing. 16th century costume

Women from Toulouse 16th century

Bourgeois women from Toulouse in the fashion of 1538, renaissance period.

Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert 1831. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie.

Lady of Florence, 1450. Early Renaissance fashion (Quattrocento).

Lady of Florence. Renaissance costume italy. Middle ages fashion. Medieval Character design

Lady of Florence, 1450.

Lady of Florence, 1450. Early Renaissance fashion (Quattrocento).

Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1831-1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie.

German Noble fashion in the fourteenth century

Burgundian fashion, Gothic nobility costume. Middle ages warrior character design

German Noble man

German Noble fashion in the fourteenth century.

The man is dressed in Burgundian fashion, the Gothic costume era.
He is wearing a free foot under and over-dress. The skirt reaches to the knees and is slit at the hem. Over the long-sleeved shirt, the Pinto, he wears the Suckenie (a sleeveless overcoat). Tight-fitting, thigh high stockings. Than he wears a precious jewelry brooch, the Burgundian “Fürspange”. As shoes he wears piked shoes, boots, also called Poulines.

Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1831-1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie.

Italian fashion in the 14th Century. Renaissance era.

Italian renaissance costume. 14th century clothing. Moda Rinascimento italiano.

Italienne au XIV Siècle

Italian to XIV Century.

Italian fashion in the 14th century. Woman in a costume at the time of the Italian Renaissance. Moda Rinascimento italiano nel 14 ° secolo. Continue reading

Élisa Rachel Félix in the role of Roxane “Bajazet” by Jean Baptiste Racine.

Élisa Rachel Félix. Roxane Bajazet. Racine. French Theater history.

Rachel in the role of Roxane “Bajazet” by Racine.

Rachel in the role of Roxane “Bajazet” by Jean Baptiste Racine (1639-1699)

(Rachel dans le rôle de Roxane de “Bajazet” de Racine, lithographie de Devéria) Continue reading

Cornélie Falcon as Rachel in the opera la Juive.

Cornélie Falcon. Rachel costume. Jewish dress. Opera costumes.

Cornélie Falcon as Rachel in the opera la Juive.

Cornélie Falcon as Rachel in the opera la Juive.

Cornélie Falcon. Costume de Rachel dans la Juive. Continue reading