Although the portraits represent the most illustrious occupants of the Imperial throne, they have not been chosen mainly for that reason, but because in every case the person represented is wearing interesting examples of jewellery.
Renaissance Helmet of Alfonso Piccololomini di Firenze.
Henry IV at the Battle of Ivry. King Henry IV indicating its white plume at the Battle of Ivry on March 14, 1590. “Stand with my white plume”. Henri IV… Read More
Portraits of Antoine de Saint-Chamand, lord of Mery, an unknown lady and Henri IV before 1600. According to the Compendium of Gaignières.
Marchand de balais. Chaudronnier. Règne de Henri IV.
An English Gentleman costume in 1590. Tudor fashion era. Renaissance 16th century.
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.
French court dresses. Renaissance fashion at the end of the 16th century
German costumes 16th century Top row left: Woman from Rostock. Councilor and wife from Wismar in 1590. Man from Dithmarschen. Right: Men and women in the costumes of Pomerania. Bottom… Read More
16th and 17th century costumes. Dutch, Bohemia, Spain, England, France, Poland.