Un Gendarme de la Première compagnie des enfants d’honneur en 1596.

Augustin Challamel, Gendarme, Uniforme, militaire, baroque, Première compagnie,
Un Gendarme en 1593. Un Gendarme de la Première compagnie des enfants d’honneur en 1596.

Un Gendarme en 1593. Un Gendarme de la Première compagnie des enfants d’honneur en 1596.

A Gendarme in 1593. A Gendarme of the First Company of Honorary Children in 1596.

Source: Costumes civils et militaires des Français à travers les siècles. 1883. Author: Jean Baptiste Marie Augustin Challamel. Engraver: Meunier, Jean-Baptiste. Ouvrage couronné par l’Académie francaise.

Illustration Galan, middle ages, b/w,

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