Costumes by Georges Dœuillet, Jeanne Lanvin, Jean Patou, Premet,
Peasant bride from Brittany in 1840
Miniature of the Breviary of Cardinal Grimani, attributed to Marciana Biblioteca of S.Marc, Venice. Fifteenth century.
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PROCLAMATION OF A TOURNAMENT.
Anna Dauphine d’Auvergne (1358 – 1417) Countess of Forez, Comtesse de Montpensier
A noble French lady, is decked the sugar-loaf (hennin) head-dress so commonly adopted during all of the 15th century.
The Cathedral of Chartres, founded in the earliest times of Christianity in the west, is remarkable for the many misfortunes it has sustained.
Head-dresses of the ladies of the 15th century. Dresses and Decorations of the Middle Ages by Henry Shaw
Algeria Officer of the 9th regiment of horse hunters. (Oran 1881)
Inhabitants of Pluvigner, Bretagne 19th century.