Category Archives: Middle Ages

Middle Ages costumes and fashion. Period between 700 to 15th century. Style of Byzantine, Carolingian, Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance.

German knights and nobel women 15th Century.

German knights, nobel women costumes. Medieval dresses. Renaissance clothing. Burgundian fashion.

German knights, nobel women 15th, 16th Century.

German knights and nobel women

German fashion in the XV. and XVI. Century.
Upper half of the image on the left: German knights and wife 1450. Right: German Prince and Princess in 1520.
Lower half of the image on the left: German citizen and citizens in arms, 1520. Right: German knight and woman in 1580.

“On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

German patrician, French court dresses 15th century.

Medieval Clothing. Burgundian fashion. 15th century costumes. Middle Ages court of the Duchy of Burgundy

French and German Burgundy costumes 1470.

German patricians, French court dresses 15th century.

Above: French court dresses. Below: German patrician.

“On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

Burgundy and German fashion 1550

Burgundy and German fashion. 16th century costumes. Medieval clothing. Middle ages dresses.

Burgundy and German fashion 1550.

Picture above: Burgundy and German fashion 1550. First half of the XVI. Century.

Top row left: Burgundian court dress. Right: German court dress.
Bottom row left to right: German patricians. Right: judges, citizens, farmers.

Gallery: “On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

German renaissance costumes 1520.

Renaissance costumes. Medieval clothing. Lansquenets dress.

German costumes 1520.

German renaissance costumes 1520, 16th century.

First third of the XVI. Century.
Top row left to right: German scholar and citizen. Right: German mountain with snow rime.
Bottom row left to right: German mercenaries. Right: German farmers.

“On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

German and France renaissance costumes 1580.

German and France Costumes 1580. 16th century clothing. Renaissance dresses.

German and France costumes 1580

German and France renaissance costumes 1580.

Last third of the XVI. Century.
Top row left to right: German noblemen from the Palatinate. Right: French noblemen.
Bottom row left: German Citizens costume. Right: Nuremberg maid and teamster.

“On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

German Medieval costumes 14th Century.

German Medieval costumes 14th Century. Medieval clothing. Middle ages dresses. Gothic fashion. Knights armor.

German Medieval costumes 14th Century.

German Medieval costumes 14th Century.

Top row left: Knightly costume second half of the 13th Century. Günther von Schwarzburg. Nobles lady. Roman King 1349. Right: Count to Orlamünde middle of 1300. Count to Katzenelnbogen 1315. Heinrich to Seinsheim 1360.
Bottom row left: Knight Rudolf von Sachsenhausen 1370. Knights Battle dress second half of 1300. Right: Knight Konrad von Bikenbach 1393. Nobel dress of Gudela von Holzhausen 1378. Knight Weikhard Frosch 1387.

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.