Tag Archives: Gothic costumes

Medieval gothic era. The clothes in the Middle Ages reflected the place of the person dressed in the medieval estate system of Christian Europe again. The color choice was a distinguishing factor between the estates. In the Gothic clothing became increasingly elaborate. The fashions of the early, high and late Gothic differ very much from each other. At the beginning of the early Gothic in the 13th century, the male fashion of female approaches sharply. Both sexes have long outerwear in the form of a so-called Cotte. It predominates initially seem a little form-fitting fashion, showing essentially towering, slim body – a common ground with the gothic architecture.

12th century clothing. Nobility, Pope, Jewish, Crusader

Nobility, Pope, Jewish clothing, Crusader. Middle ages costumes.

12th century clothing. Roman pope and king.

12th century clothing. Nobility, Pope, Jewish, Crusader

Medieval chivalary. Gothic fashion era.
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German knights and nobel women 15th Century.

German knights, nobel women costumes. Medieval dresses. Renaissance clothing. Burgundian fashion.

German knights, nobel women 15th, 16th Century.

German knights and nobel women

German fashion in the XV. and XVI. Century.
Upper half of the image on the left: German knights and wife 1450. Right: German Prince and Princess in 1520.
Lower half of the image on the left: German citizen and citizens in arms, 1520. Right: German knight and woman in 1580.

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

German Medieval costumes 14th Century.

German Medieval costumes 14th Century. Medieval clothing. Middle ages dresses. Gothic fashion. Knights armor.

German Medieval costumes 14th Century.

German Medieval costumes 14th Century.

Top row left: Knightly costume second half of the 13th Century. Günther von Schwarzburg. Nobles lady. Roman King 1349. Right: Count to Orlamünde middle of 1300. Count to Katzenelnbogen 1315. Heinrich to Seinsheim 1360.
Bottom row left: Knight Rudolf von Sachsenhausen 1370. Knights Battle dress second half of 1300. Right: Knight Konrad von Bikenbach 1393. Nobel dress of Gudela von Holzhausen 1378. Knight Weikhard Frosch 1387.

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

English medieval fashion in the 14th century.

English fashion in the 14th century. Gothic clothing. Medieval clothing. Middle ages dresses. Knights in armor

English fashion in the fourteenth century.

English medieval fashion in the 14th century.

Top row left to right: Knight in 1365. Catholic priest in the robes from the year 1330. Noblewoman in the fashion of 1350. Law. English middle-class woman in fashion from the year 1365. Patrician in commoner costume from the year 1376.
Bottom row left: Clothing English merchants in 1350. English nobleman of Fashion 1350-1360. Right: English knight in armor and nobleman between 1330-1370.

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

Burgundian king fashion 15th century

Burgundy Fashion 1450. Gothic dresses. Medieval costumes. Middle ages burgundian clothing.

Burgundy Fashion 1450.

Burgundian king fashion in the middle of the XV. Century.

Clothing of the nobility, the Burgundian king. Soldiers, squires and clergymen. Ladies and princess in court dress.

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

Armed Burgundian knights in armor in 1470.

Armed Burgundian knights in armor. Dutch citizens costumes. Gothic clothing. Medieval dresses.

Dutch citizens costumes and Burgundy fashion end of the XV. Century.

Dutch citizens and Burgundy fashion end of the 15th Century.

Top row left: Dutch citizens costumes from 1470 to 1485. Right: Armed Burgundian knights in armor in 1470.
Bottom row left to right: Burgundy nobility in court dress. Right: Armed Burgundian knights in armor in 1470.

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

French medieval shepherdess costume

French Medieval Gothic woman clothing. 15th century fashion. Shepherdess costume

A French shepherdess 15th century

French medieval shepherdess costume 15th century

“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864.

 

Woman of Rank in ceremonial robe. Reign Of Charles VII, 1460

French Medieval woman clothing. Burgundian costume with Hennin. 15th century fashion. Ceremonial robes. Goth clothing

Woman of Rank, Reign Of Charles VII, 1460

Woman of Rank in ceremonial robe. Reign Of Charles VII, 1460.

Burgundian, Gothic fashion.

Blanche of Navarre. Queen of France in 1350.

Blanche of Navarre. Queen of France. Middle ages gothic costume. Burgundy fashion era.

Blanche of Navarre. Queen of France in 1350.

Blanche of Navarre (1331-1398).

French medieval gothic, burgundian fashion era.  Continue reading

Young noblewoman of the Orsini in the reign of Charles VI, 1420.

Roman noble family of the Orsini. Burgundian Fashion. Middle ages goth costume. Ceremonial robes.

Young noblewoman in 1420

Young noblewoman of the Orsini in the reign of Charles VI, 1420.

Young noblewoman from the old Roman noble family of the Orsini. The Orsini is a widespread Roman noble family descended from the Roman family of the Bobonen 1100-1900 and had been instrumental in the Italian history. From the Orsini family were three popes, many cardinals and other high dignitaries of the Church as well as secular princes.

“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864