Italian bobbin made flounce 16th century. Twenty-two inches wide. AND here the needle plies its busy task, The pattern grows, the well-depicted flower, Wrought patiently into the snowy lawn, Unfolds… Read More
Girl of Capri at grape harvest. Grazia, Vendangeuse de Capri, 1840 by Amedée Bodin 1825-1890.
Reticella lace collar dress. Donna Emilia Spinelli in 16th century.
16th century Florentine costume. Italian renaissance. We have here a florentine costume of the 16th century in all its splendor. The whole dress is covered with ornament intentionally made as… Read More
Italian Renaissance modes. Neapolitan lady in full dress. Lady of Pisa. A Florentine noble man.
Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheid
Donne in costumi tradizionali del Villaggio Osilo, comune di Sassari Sardegna, Italia 1926
Carnival in the Doge’s Palace 1853. By Charles Becker Historical Venice carnival and nobility costumes. Karl Ludwig Friedrich Becker (1820-1900) was a German historical painter and president of the Berlin Academy.… Read More
Girl in the costume from the Ampezzothal Dolomites Cortina 1890. painting by Emil Teschendorf.
Costume Traditionnel Porteuse d’Eau a Venise. Tradizionale costume tradizionale del trasportatore d’acqua a Venezia. Venice water carrier.