Late medieval, Renaissance, Tudor, Burgundy
A GERMAN NOBLE COSTUME.
A YOUNG VENETIAN OF THE SOCIETY DE LA CALZA.
Middle Ages, Early Renaissance era.
Renaissance Helmet of Alfonso Piccololomini di Firenze.
French merchant in the sixteenth century.
Renee de Rieux, demoiselle de Châteauneuf.
Dame Romaine (Nouvelle mairee 1581)
Renaissance style in the 16th century.
John la Valette
Sir Walter Raleigh tries to settle a colony in America.
Sir Walter Raleigh
Sir Walter Raleigh (1552 or 1554 in Hayes Barton, Devonshire; † October 29, 1618 in London, executed) was an English sailor, explorer, soldier, spy, politician, poet and writer and favorite of Queen Elizabeth I. His surname is also found in the spellings Rawley, Ralegh and Rawleigh. With the support of wealthy investors he financed several trips to Virginia in order to realize its colonial goals there. As a result of financed from Raleigh expeditions was in 1585 the founding of Roanoke in North Carolina.