Charles the first in the guard room. We feel now, as men felt very soon after the execution of Charles, that we cannot hope entirely to justify the means taken… Read More
The Battle of Marston Moor. The Battle of Marston Moor was held on 2 July 1644 near York and was one of the decisive battles of the English Civil War.… Read More
The English Civil War was fought 1642-1649 between supporters of King Charles I of England (“Cavaliers”) and those of the English Parliament (“Roundheads”).
Timpanist and Drummer on Horse. 17th century. Timbalier, Tambour à Cheval. (XVIIe siècle). Règne de Louis XIV. Gravure extraite de l’ouvrage de H. Gourdon de Genouillac.
Knight of The Order of St. Louis. Reign of Louis XIV, 1680. Chevalier de Saint-Louis. Rege de Louis XIV. Laitière en 1680. The Order of Saint Louis was founded on… Read More
Prime Carriages under Louis XIII. 17th Century. Les premiers carrosses sous Louis XIII (XVIIe siècle). Bibliothèque Nationale. Cabinet des Estampes dꞌ après Raimbaut. Gravure extraite de l’ ouvrage de H.… Read More
Shops at Galerie du Palais de Justice. 17th century. Reign of Louis XIII. National Library. Les Boutiques de la Galerie du Palais de Justice. Règne de Louis XIII. Bibliothèque Nationale.
Flemish damascene, Embroidery Designs, 17th Century. A variety of tapestry, drapery, and damascened designs that date back to the 17th century baroque era.
French prince and maid of honor in the Reign of Louis XIV. Costume Prince. (According to a painting by Van der Meulen, in 1670.) Costume maid of honor, (From Petitot,… Read More
Lord and French nobles. 16th century. Reign of Louis XIII. Seigneur et nobles Français. XVIe siècle. Règne de Louis XIII. D’après le tableau d’Abraham Bosse, en 1633.