Costume d’une bourgeoise parisienne du 16ème siècle

Bourgeoise, Paris, Histoire, mode, Renaissance, 16ème siècle, costume,
Costume d’une bourgeoise parisienne du XVIe siècle

Costume d’une bourgeoise parisienne du XVIe siècle

Costume of a 16th century citizen of Paris.

Source: Costumes civils et militaires des Français à travers les siècles. 1883. Author: Jean Baptiste Marie Augustin Challamel. Engraver: Meunier, Jean-Baptiste. Ouvrage couronné par l’Académie francaise.

Illustration Galan, middle ages, b/w,

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)

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