German and French renaissance fashion 1520.
First third of the 16th Century.
Top row left to right: French noblewoman and Page. Right: German magistrate and knights.
Bottom row: German patrician women.
Source “On the history of costumes“. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.
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