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.

Adornment of a Gentleman, 15th century fashion.

Adornment, Gentleman, 15th century. Gothic costume era

Adornment of a Gentleman, 15th century.

Adornment of a Gentleman at the beginning of the 15th century.

Early Renaissance, Gothic fashion era. Parure de Gentilhomme (commencement du XV siècle.)  A. Morel et Cie, editeurs. Impr. E. Martinet.
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Wandering musicians of the 15t century.

Wandering musicians clothing. 15t century fashion. Middle ages costumes

Wandering musicians costumes 15t century.

Wandering musicians costumes of the 15t century.

Musiciens ambulants. XVe siècle. Tiére de mobilier d’Eugène Viollet-le-Duc. Continue reading

13th century costume of a young english nobleman.

England 13th century costume. Middle ages gown. Gothic clothing

Costume of a young nobleman of the reign of King Henry III 1250

13th century costume of a young nobleman.

England costume of a young nobleman in the reign of King Henry III in summer dress, 1250. Continue reading

Merchant of glass and crystal in the 15th century.

French Merchant clothing. Middle ages 15th century costumes.

Merchant of glass and crystal in the fifteenth century.

Merchant of glass and crystal in the fifteenth century.

Marchand de verres et cristaux (“Voirre jolis !”) au XVe siècle. Cris de Paris, Bibl. Carnavalet. Gravure extraite de l’ouvrage de H. Gourdon de Genouillac. Continue reading