Madame de Maintenon 1635-1719. French Baroque period. Françoise d’Aubigné, marquise de Maintenon, briefly called Madame de Maintenon was the last mistress and in morganatic marriage, the second wife of Louis XIV of… Read More
Ninon de L’Enclos was a French liberal and educated intellectual, feminist, writer (La coquette vengée “The Flirt Avenged”) and lover of many also famous contemporaries. She was one of the outstanding women of the ancien regime, the participation in their Jours was a great society honor.
Historic french hairstyle. Louis XIII. period 17th century. Early baroque period. „Album de coiffures histories“ by E. Nissy. Published 1890 by Albert Brunet.
Fin de siècle fashion style by Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917) He studied at the Vienna Academy of Art in 1900 and moved to Paris at the height of Art Nouveau era and… Read More
Marie Jeanne, comtesse du Barry (Marie Jeanne Bécu) 1743-1793. Marie-Jeanne Bécu came from a poor family. She was the illegitimate daughter of a seamstress Anne Bécu and the Franciscan Jean Baptiste Casimir… Read More
Baroque coiffure of Elisabeth de France. Élisabeth de Bourbon (Spanish Isabel de Borbón y Médicis; 1602-1644) was a princess of France and the first woman of the Hapsburg Philip IV… Read More
Coiffure Louis XIV. Louise Bénédicte de Bourbon-Condé, Duchesse du Maine 1676-1753. French Ancien Régime, Rococo era. „Album de coiffures histories“ by E. Nissy. Published 1890 by Albert Brunet.
Coiffure Henri IV. Historic French renaissance hairstyles. Marie de’ Medici, Queen of France 1575-1642.
Coiffure Henri IV. Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549).
Costume French Baroque Period 17th century. Venetian nobleman in the second half of the 17th century in French fashion. The main feature is the Justaucorps that Allonge wig and Rheingraf pants. French… Read More