German and France renaissance costumes c. 1580.

Germany, France, Costumes, 16th century, Renaissance, fashion, cosplay, Münchener Bilderbogen
German and France costumes c. 1580

On the history of costumes. Eighth sheet. Last third of the XVI century. Münchener Bilderbogen No. 382. Illustration by M. Heil.

Top row: German noblemen from the Palatinate. Right: French noblemen. Bottom row: German Citizens costume. Right: Nuremberg maid and teamster.

“On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

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Note:  Queen Elizabeth the first. The days of Queen Bess. The Virgin Queen.

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