Spanish brocade. Renaissance era. 16th Century.

Spanish brocade. Fabric 16th Century. Renaissance era.

Spanish brocade. Renaissance era.

Spanish brocade fabric 16th Century. Renaissance period.

 After the original in the Royal Museum of Vienna. Drawn by Paul Wahn, Vienna 1896.

Associated to:

  1. Fabric terms dictionary from A to Z.
  2. Collection of antique Fabrics.
  3. Fashion under the Reigns of Louis XI., 1461 to 1515.
  4. Fashion under the Reign of Francis I. 1515 to 1545.
  5. Fashion under the Reign of Henry II. 1547 TO 1558.
  6. Fashion under the Reign of Francis II. 1559 to 1560.
  7. Fashion under the Reign of Charles IX. 1560 to 1574.
  8. Fashion in the Reign of Henri III. 1574 to 1589.
  9. Reigns of Henri IV. and Louis XIII. 1589 to 1643.
  10. Histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes de la renaissance de l’an 1461 á l’an 1574 by Paul Louis Victor de Giafferi.
  11. The Corset and the Crinolin.
  12. On the history of costumes. From Ancient to the 19th century
Note:  Conventional flora and flower work. Middle ages. 15th century.

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