QUEEN ELIZABETH’S BUSKINS.
France 16th century. Reign of Henri II. Renaissance.
Table of Content
Opposition to the laws of King Henri III. on dress — The wife of President N .— How both sexes evaded the edicts – Gowns from Milan — Mixture of masculine and feminine fashions —Rage for perfumes — Recognition of rank is demanded — Costumes worn at Cognac by Marguerite de Valois in presence of the Polish, ambassadors, and her costume at Blois — Brantôme’s opinion — Pointed bodices, puffed out sleeves, and “bourrelets” — Remarks on hair — Ridiculous dress of men — Poucet, the preacher — Satirical lines on Joyeuse — Witty remark of Pierre de I’Estoile — Starch used by Henri III. — Cushions.
Renaissance fashion period.
“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864
Italian renaissance costume. Early baroque period. The Spanish fashion was the fashion of the late renaissance and Spanish baroque, the period between 1500 and the Thirty Years War 1618 to 1648. At the Spanish court and the Habsburg Empire was the Spanish court dress ceremonial.
“Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887
Renaissance costumes 16th century.