Category Archives: 1520

16th century fashion. Renaissance fashion era.

Bodyguard of French king Francis I.

Bodyguard costumes. French king Francis I. Renaissance fashion history. Military uniform.

Bodyguard of French king Francis I. 16th century.

Bodyguard of French king Francis I. 1515 to 1545. Renaissance.

According to a miniature of the time by Gaignièrs.
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Elizabeth the first. The days of Queen Bess.

Elisabeth, Queen, England, Tudor,fashion history

Elisabeth I. From the picture in the new Palace of Westminster

Elizabeth I.

Elizabeth I 1533-1603, actually Elizabeth Tudor, also known as The Virgin Queen was from 1558 to the day she died queen of England. Elizabeth was the daughter of Henry VIII., The fifth and last member of the Tudor dynasty to the English throne. Her mother was Anne Boleyn. Continue reading

German renaissance costumes 1520.

Renaissance costumes. Medieval clothing. Lansquenets dress.

German costumes 1520.

German renaissance costumes 1520, 16th century.

First third of the XVI. Century.
Top row left to right: German scholar and citizen. Right: German mountain with snow rime.
Bottom row left to right: German mercenaries. Right: German farmers.

“On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

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

Élégantes. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574.

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Renaissance Gowns. Renaissance Fashion History. 15th century costumes. 16th century fashion.

Gowns. Élégantes.

Gowns. The modes of the Renaissance 1461 to 1574.

L’Histoire du Costume Féminin Français. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574. Élégantes – Planche 1.
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