Tag Archives: Modes et Costumes Historiques

Modes and Historical Costumes. “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

Anne, Duchess of Brittany. Queen of France.

Anne of Brittany. Queen of France. 15th century fashion. Renaissance. Tudor costumes

Anne of Brittany 1477-1514.

Anne of Brittany 1477-1514, 2nd Woman of Louis XII.

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Claude of France 1498-1524, Queen of France.

Queen Claude of France. Renaissance costumes. 15th century fashion. nobility court dress.

Claude of France 1498-1524, Queen of France

Claude of France 1498-1524, Queen consort of King Francis I.

Claude de France from the House of Valois, was countess of Soissons, Duchess of Brittany and Queen of France through marriage.  Continue reading

Henri d’Albret in 1527. French nobility. Renaissance era.

Henri d'Albret 1527. Renaissance fashion. 16th century fashion. Tudor costume

Henri d’Albret 1527

Henri d’Albret, 1503-1555, Grandfather From Henri IV in Renaissance clothing 1527.

Henri d’Albret, brother-in-law of the French king Francis I (1497–1547). Henri ruled the independent kingdom of Navarre from 1518 to 1555. Continue reading

Francis III of Brittany, Dauphin of Viennois in 1534.

Francis III of Brittany, Renaissance fashion. 16th century costumes.

Francis III of Brittany 1518-1536

Francis III of Brittany 1518-1536,  Duke of Brittany and Dauphin of Viennois 1534.

Ancien Régime. French Renaissance clothing.

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Elisabeth of Austria, Queen of France.

Elisabeth of Austria. Queen of France. Renaissance fashion. 16th century costumes.

Elisabeth of Austria, Queen of France 1570 to 1574

Elisabeth of Austria 1554 -1592, Queen of France, consort of Charles IX in 1570.

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Marguerite de Valois 1553–1615. Queen of France.

Marguerite de Valois. Queen of France. Farthingale. Spanish court dress. Renaissance fashion. 16th century costumes.

Marguerite de Valois (1553 – 1615). Queen of France.

Marguerite de Valois 1553–1615. Queen of France.

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Marie Sallé. Ballet Danseuse.

Marie Sallé. French Ballet Danseuse in 1730. Rococo fashion. 18th century costumes.

Marie Sallé 1730

Marie Sallé (1707 – 1756). French Ballet Danseuse in 1730.

Marie Sallé was a French dancer, time companion and rival of Marie Camargo.

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Marquis and Marquise dancing the Pas de rigaudon 1763.

Modes Parisiennes. Pas de rigaudon. Marquis, Marquise. Rococo fashion. Court dress in Versailles.

Modes Parisiennes. Marquis and Marquise dancing the Pas de rigaudon.

Modes Parisiennes. Marquis and Marquise dancing the Pas de rigaudon 1763.

Reign of Louis XV. Rococo fashion era. Court of Versailles.

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Parisian Bourgeois in the Reign of Louis XII 1510.

Parisian Bourgeois. Renaissance fashion. 16th century costumes

Parisian Bourgeois in the Reign of Louis XII 1510.

Parisian Bourgeois in the Reign of Louis XII 1510. French Renaissance.

“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. Continue reading

Dame de Paris in rococo gown in the Reign of Louis XV, 1729

French Dame de Paris in Rococo gown. 18th century clothing. Louis XV Ancien Régime fashion.

Dame de Paris in the Reign of Louis XV, 1729

Dame de Paris in rococo gown in the Reign of Louis XV, 1729.

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French Marquis in the Reign of Louis XV 1740

French Marquis in Rococo costume. France18th century clothing. Louis XV Ancien Régime fashion. Court Dress in Versailles

Marquis in the Reign of Louis XV 1740

France Marquis in the Reign of Louis XV 1740.

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