Arquebusier in 16th century. French military 1572. Arquebusier à pied -1572.
Reigns of Henri IV. and Louis XIII. 1590 to 1614. French fashion history of the Renaissance and Baroque era. Vertugadins. Dress of Marguerite de France. Low-cut bodices. Spanish court dress.
The wars of religion — The fashions of Italy are brought across the Alps, and are welcomed in France — Effects of the expeditions into Italy — Articles from Venice and Genoa are very fashionable — A cloud of sugar-plums, and a shower of scents — Effeminate style of dress — Charles IX. and his Edicts against extravagant display — Fashion rebels against sumptuary laws — Women of high rank, bourgeoises, widows, and spinsters — Wedding dresses — Observations of a Venetian ambassador — “Corps piqué” — Drawers—Pain — Cosmetics — Breast mirrors, girdle mirrors — Court dresses — “Arcelets.”
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Marguerite de Valois, daughter of Henri II of France, and first wife of Henri IV, the victor of Ivry, was born in 1553, divorced from Henri IV in 1598, and died in 1615. Illustration “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin.
Quadrillé fantaisie, Tissu broché, Pan de jupe sous François 1er, Dame de la cour (1520), Claude de Lorraine. L’Histoire du Costume Féminin Français. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574.
Chapeau sous François 1er, Coiffe ornée de pierreries enchâssées, Chapeau sous Charles IX. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574.
Dauphin de Viennois, Jacques de Genouillac, Dame de Lorraine, Poupée Renaissance, Manteau fourré brun châtaigne