Chaussure de satin noir, Chaussure satin gris argent, Soulier de cour en satin blanc broderie argent. L’Histoire du Costume féminin français. Les modes sous Louis XIV, 1643-1715
Chaussure sous François 1er, Chaussure maître des comptes, Gant brodé à cris pins découpés et brodés, Lacée sur le côté et à barbe d’écrevisse.
14th century clothing in Italy. Second half of the XIV century. Middle ages Burgundian fashion (Hennin, Escoffion, Surcoat, Cotehardie, Cotta). Upper half of the picture: Admiral of Venice and noble squire.… Read More
German Noble fashion in the fourteenth century. The man is dressed in Burgundian fashion, the Gothic costume era. He is wearing a free foot under and over-dress. The skirt reaches… Read More
Swiss bourgeois men on the way to church 1680. Old Swiss baroque costume of a bourgeois men on the way to church. With epee, scarf (forerunner of today’s cravat), jerkin,… Read More
Rococo shoe buckles, Shoe design 18th century. Original design plate of the French Encyclopédie 1751, by Denis Diderot. Related: Fashion and costume in the eighteenth century
Nobility and court costumes. Fashion in the first third of the 18th century in France and Germany. Transition from Baroque to Rococo. Nobility and Court costumes.
New Kingdom, clothing in ancient Egypt. Man with a long skirt and Sandal. 19th Dynasty New Kingdom. Wig with headband and uraeus snake. Was worn by the king at different… Read More
Tapestry of Saint-Germain-l’Auxerrois. English dresses at the opening of the 16th century. The costume was remarkably stiff and ungraceful, yet exceedingly rich and expensive.
Ancient Egypt shoes. Sandals and shoes found in Egypt. 1, 2, 3. Shoes of green leather, probably of Greek time. Mr. Salt’s Collection. 4,5. Upper and lower side of a pair… Read More