French army of 1816 to 1830. Lancer of the Royal Guard. Armee Francaise de 1816 à 1830. Lancier Garde Royale. After a drawing by F. Bastin. From a series: Armee… Read More
German Biedermeier fashion in the first half of the 19th century.
Woman of the Islamic faith of the Druze in 1830. Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer.
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)
Fleuriste. Canton of Bern. Switzerland costume. Costumes historiques par Achille Devéria
The fustanella, the pleated skirt (Albanian fuštan) is on the Balkan Peninsula since the 5th Century demonstrated.
Old man in traditional Dutch dress, 1830.
Dutch woman of Volendam. Dutch woman in traditional costume sitting in a chair, reading a book and drinking tea. Painting by Nico Jungmann 1904.
Bride from Ehingen, Swabia in Wedding dress 1830.
Keesheswa is a medicine man of note in the Meskwaki tribe, and, so far as we can judge from appearances, is a devout believer in his science.
SHARITARISH a Pawnee Chief. American native. THE Pawnee nation is divided into several parts, the original or main body of which are called Grand Pawnees, while the bands which have… Read More