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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French crossbowman of the 12th Century. Militia of commons.

Crossbowman costume. Middle ages dresses. Gothic costumes. French military uniforms.

French crossbowman of the 12th Century. Militia of commons.

French crossbowman of the 12th Century. Militia of commons.

Milice des communes, Arbaletrier. XII° Siècle. 

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English knight in 14th century. Middle ages.

English knight costume. 14th century. middle ages soldier

English knight in 14th century.

English knight in armor, lance and sword in the year 1325.

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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

Philippa of Hainault. Queen of England in 1369.

Philippa of Hainault. Middle ages Queen of England. 14th century costume

Philippa of Hainault. Queen of England

Philippa of Hainault. Queen of England 1369.

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The Feast of Fools and dances of the Middle Ages.

The Feast of Fools and dances of the Middle Ages. 14th century clothing. Middle ages dances. Gothic era fashion. fool dress.

The Feast of Fools and dances of the Middle Ages.

The Feast of Fools and dances of the Middle Ages. 14th century.

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French Crossbowman of the 15th century.

French Crossbowman. 15th century clothing. Middle ages soldier.

French Crossbowman of the 15th century. Arbalétrier XVe siècle. tire du Manuscript de Froissart.

French Crossbowman of the 15th century.

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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

Wealthy bourgeoisie family. 14th century clothing.

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Wealthy bourgeoisie family. Parisian costumes. 14th century.

Wealthy bourgeoisie family. 14th century clothing.

Famille bourgeoisie aisée. Costumes parisiens.
Manuscrit Charles VI, Froissard, No 2644. (Bibliothèque nationale) XIVe siècle. Dessinateur et graveur: Gerlier et A. Renard. Continue reading

Medieval female hats and hairstyles of the 15th and 16th centuries.

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Female hats and hairstyles of the 15th and 16th centuries.

Medieval female hats and hairstyles.

Modes of hairdressing of women in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

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