Henri III’s favourites put on make-up and powder, wore earrings, lace and tinsel.
Russia 16th and 19th century. Historical persons and folk costumes.
THE Goldsmiths of the middle ages appear to have especially delighted in the construction of quaint decorations for the table.
The Textile Manual is an encyclopaedia of textile information, from material to yarn, from fabric structure to the finishing process. Encompassing practical tips for a range of textiles and detailed visuals, this ultra-accessible manual is the perfect companion for fashion aficionados and aspiring fashion designers.
Transport wagons, coaches and carriages in 16th and 17th century Europe. Coaches in France. Continental carriages in the 13th and 14th century.
QUEEN ELIZABETH’S BUSKINS. Tudor era
Henri de Guise, leader of the Catholic League in France, is murdered by the royal guard in Blois on 23 December 1588.
Pictures and short extracts from The National and Domestic History of England
Fashion in the Reign of Henri III. Henri de Valois was from 1574 until his death in 1589 King of France and last king of the House of Valois.
On the history of costumes. Last third of the XVI century. Münchener Bilderbogen
Lady of the French Court in Spanish fashion. Reign of Charles IX 1579. “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor… Read More