Women and children costume from 1470.
Introduction of the art of printing. Caxton reading the first proof sheet from his printing press in the Almonry, Westminster Abbey, March 1474
Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheid
During the reign of Henry VI. a reticulated headdress of a different shape was worn. It was in favour in France from about 1410 onwards. Headdresses of the 15th century.
English and French burgundy fashion in the 15th Century. Top row left to right: English fashion in 1400. French citizens clothes in 1470. Bottom row left to right: English fashion… Read More
French lady’s, chamber maid costume 1460. Reign of Charles VII. “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles… Read More
German fashion in the 15th century. Upper half of the image on the left: Lower Rhine Costume (1400). Right: Philip of Ingelheim (1431), Martin of Seinsheim (1434 Gentlewoman in the… Read More
Medieval room interior, 15th century. Dresses and Decorations of the Middle Ages from the 7th to the 17th centuries by Henry Shaw
The Lady of Tournament delivering the Price. DURING the progress of the Tournament, the scaffolds surrounding the field were crowded with ladies, who encouraged the combatants by their smiles. They… Read More