Category: 1520

16th century fashion. Renaissance fashion era.

German lansquenets. Piper, Drummers, Waibel, Captain and Lieutenant.

German, lansquenets, Military, Renaissance, costumes,

The Lansquenets were armed with spears or batons, dressed in the beginning according to the purpose, colorful but flexible and tight, later with the degeneration of the customs highly pompous, so that the clergy appeared from the pulpit against the “trouser devil”.

Robes. Les Modes de la Renaissance. Costume Féminin Français.

Robes, Modes, Renaissance, Costume, Féminin, Français,

Duchesse d’Etampes, Fille de Catherine de Médicis, Eléonore d’Autriche, Eleanor of Castile, Claude de France. L’Histoire du Costume Féminin Français. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574.  Paul Louis Victor de Giafferri.