Tag Archives: Escoffion

Henri III. Renaissance fashion era.


Renaissance Fashion History. Reign Henri III. 16th century costumes. Nobility court dress.

Fashion under the Reign of Henri III. 1574 to 1589.

Renaissance fashion in the Reign of Henri III. 1574 to 1589.

Table of Content

Opposition to the laws of King Henri III. on dress — The wife of President N .— How both sexes evaded the edicts – Gowns from Milan — Mixture of masculine and feminine fashions —Rage for perfumes — Recognition of rank is demanded — Costumes worn at Cognac by Marguerite de Valois in presence of the Polish, ambassadors, and her costume at Blois — Brantôme’s opinion — Pointed bodices, puffed out sleeves, and “bourrelets” — Remarks on hair — Ridiculous dress of men — Poucet, the preacher — Satirical lines on Joyeuse — Witty remark of Pierre de I’Estoile — Starch used by Henri III. — Cushions.

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Renaissance dresses. Les modes de la renaissance.

Renaissance dresses. Robes. Les modes de la renaissance.

Dresses. Robes.

Renaissance dresses. 16th century fashion.

L’Histoire du Costume Féminin Français. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574.  Paul Louis Victor de Giafferri.

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14th century clothing in Italy. Second half of the XIV century.

14th century clothing in Italy. Burgundian, Burgundy costumes. Middle ages gown. Gothic dress.

14th century clothing in Italy.

14th century clothing in Italy. Second half of the XIV century.

Middle ages Burgundian fashion (Hennin, Escoffion, Surcoat, Cotehardie, Cotta).
Upper half of the picture:  Admiral of Venice and noble squire. Neapolitan knight. Italian soldiers.
Lower half of the picture: Young Italian. Distinguished Italian woman. Woman of Siena. Young man. Senator of Rome. Noble Venetian.

“On the history of costumes”. Munich pictures sheets. Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

Costume Burgundian Nobility. Princess with hunting falcon

Costume Burgundian Nobility. Medieval Burgundy costume. 15th century costumes

Burgundian princess with falcon.

Princess with hunting falcon at the beginning of the 15th century.

Costume Burgundian Nobility.  Sheets for costume design. Published by Franz Lipperheide, Germany.

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Burgundy fashion 15th century.

Burgundy fashion. 15th century clothing. Medieval dresses.

France nobility 1480

Burgundy fashion 15th century.

France nobility, 1480.

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French nobleman and nobelwoman 1550. French Court Dress

Renaissance, costumes, 16th, century, fashion, history

French nobleman and nobelwoman 1550.

French nobleman and nobelwoman 1550. French Court Dress 16th century.

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Fashion in the Middle Ages, 14th Century.

Medieval Burgundian clothing. French fashion in the middle ages. Mid-century gothic costume ideas

French Fashion 1350 to 1380.

French Fashion in the Middle Ages. Reigns of John II and of Charles V. 1350 to 1380.

Table of Content

The States of Languedoc – A young French lady in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries – Low dresses – Saying of a mercer – Damoiselles – Garnaches and garde-corps – Le Parement des dames – Social distinctions – High character is worth more than gilded belt – Precious stones – The castles and other dwellings of the middle ages – Splendid furniture – Humble abodes of the poor – Evening assemblies.
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