On the history of costumes. Forty-fourth sheet. Last third of the XVIIth century. Münchener Bilderbogen No. 747. Illustration by F. Rothbart.
French Musketeers, nobility, farmer, gendarmerie. Baroque fashion period.
Last third of the XVIIth century. Reign of King Louis XIV (1643-1715).
Top row left: Officer and Musketeer of the French Guard. Right: an officer of the palace guard. Infantry Officer. Bottom row left to right: French farmers. Policeman on horseback. Right: French nobleman and military officer.
Source: Münchener Bilderbogen 1848 bis 1898. On the history of costumes. Published by Braun & Schneider. Kgl. Hof-und Universitäts-Buchdruckerei von Dr. C. Wolf & Sohn in Munich.