Seigneur français de l’époque du roi Louis XIV. 17e siècle.

Lord, Louis XIV, fashion, history, court, dress, baroque, 17th, century, Versailles,
French Lord from the time of King Louis XIV

Seigneur français de l’époque du roi Louis XIV

French Lord at the time of King Louis XIV.

Since 1643, Louis XIV was King of France and Navarre, called the “Sun King”. Louis XIV regarded as classic representative of the courtly absolutism.

Source: Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Jacques-Jean-Marie-Achille Devéria. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1831-1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie. 

Source: Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert 1831. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie.

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
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From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)

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