Duchesses and bourgeoises under Louis XI. – “La grand gorre,“ or sumptuosity – The “troussoire” – Allegorical and moral costumes – Trains – Head-dresses —”Collets rebrassés ” – Wigs and false hair — Some results of the war in Italy – Italian fashions — “Sollerets” and slippers – Gorgets – Garters – Jean Marot writes against novelties – Anne of Brittany – Pins – Menot “the golden-tongued” – A Parisian in the time of Louis XII. – Coat à I’ltalienne – Manufacture of stuffs.
16th century Italian Renaissance two tone fabrics design. Sixteenth century. – Italian School. (Size of the Original.) Fabric two tone. (D’Ambosio after Borgognone.) Louvre, Paris. (XVIe SIÈCLE. — École italienne.… Read More
Henry Howard, 1st Earl of Northampton (1540 – 1614) was a significant English aristocrat and courtier. He built Northumberland House in London and superintended the construction of the fine house of Audley End.
German lansquenet costumes 16th century.
Polish and Russian costumes 16th century. Top row left: Polish lady and gentleman dressed in national costume. Right: Lancer. Armored cavalry. Bottom row left: Distinguished Russian. Polish nobleman. Right: Polish… Read More
Picture above: Burgundy and German fashion 1550. First half of the XVI. Century. Top row left: Burgundian court dress. Right: German court dress. Bottom row left to right: German patricians. Right:… Read More
On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.
On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Published by Braun & Schneider
German and France renaissance costumes 1580. Last third of the XVI. Century. Top row left to right: German noblemen from the Palatinate. Right: French noblemen. Bottom row left: German Citizens… Read More
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