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Fashion and costume illustrations of the Renaissance. Restored from various, rare sources. Renaissance (French for “rebirth”) describes a European cultural epoch mainly 15th and 16th century. The end of the era takes place in the early 17th century in Italy by the newly prominent baroque style.

First President to the Parliament of Paris. 16th Century.

Parliament of Paris. First President. 16th century costume. Renaissance fashion

First President to the Parliament of Paris.

First President to the Parliament of Paris. 16th Century. Reign of Henry III.

Premier président au Parlement de Paris. XVIe Siecle. Regne de Henry III. 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

Soldier adventurer looter clothing. 16th century.

Soldier adventurer looter clothing. Renaissance era, 16th century costumes.

Soldier adventurer looter clothing. 16th century.

Soldier adventurer looter clothing. Renaissance era, 16th century.

Soldat aventurier pillard. XVIe siècle.

From thé book: Paris à travers les siècles. Histoire nationale de Paris et des Parisiens depuis la fondation de Lutèce jusqu’à nos jours, by Nicolas Jules Henri Gourdon de Genouillac. Published 1879. Free eBook. Amazon 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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