QUEEN ELIZABETH’S BUSKINS. Tudor era
Habit of a Woman of Africa in 1581 from Habitus Variarum. Africaine
Miniature of the Breviary of Cardinal Grimani, attributed to Marciana Biblioteca of S.Marc, Venice. Fifteenth century.
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
Renaissance Helmet of Alfonso Piccololomini di Firenze.
Marchand français au XVI siècle. Costumes civils et militaires des Français à travers les siècles
Renee de Rieux, demoiselle de Châteauneuf called La Belle Châteauneuf, was a mistress of the French King Henry III.
Roman Lady. Dame Romaine (Nouvelle mairee 1581).
Fra ‘Jean de la Valette, Jean Parisot de La Valette, (1494 – 1568) was from 1557 until his death the 49th Grand Master of the Military Order of Malta and founder of present capital of Malta, Valletta.
Sir Walter Raleigh was one of the most brilliant and one of the most ambitious men at the court of Queen Elizabeth.
Henry, IV, white plume, Battle, Ivry Huguenot, Wars,