Fishermen’s wives from around Bergen, Norway. Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.
Girl from Blekinge, Sweden 1860. Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.
Girl from Leksand in Dalecarlia, Dalarna, Sweden 1880. Read more: Travelling sketches in Russia and Sweden during the years 1805, 1806, 1807, 1808. By Robert Ker Porter.
The Varangian Guard At the end of the tenth century the Varangian Guard, an Imperial bodyguard, were a conspicuous, picturesque, and useful adjunct to the Byzantine Court. They were recruited… Read More
Traditional Sweden national costumes 1843 Man from Harntad Sweden. Woman from Wemmentrogs Sweden. Homme de Harntad-Harad. Femme de Wemmentrogs-Harndad. Scanie. Gallery: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world,… Read More
Traditional Sweden Finland costumes 1843. Woman from Torna Hällestad, Sweden. Man from Helsinki, Finland. Femme de Torna-Harad Scanie. Paysan de Jerfso Helsingie. Gallery: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of… Read More
Inhabitants costumes of the Lapps, Sami.
Fashion end of the 17th and early 18th Century. Top row left: court dress of Françoise Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Orleans, 1702. Palace Guard, called la manche, under Louis… Read More
Norway and Denmark Costumes, 17th Century.
Inhabitant in folk dress from Nummedal Flesberc, Norway. Suède, Norwège et Danemark. Nº1 Habitant de Flesberc dans Nummedal. (Norwège). Gallery: Folk dresses from Norway, Dutch, Germany and Hungaria.