Spanish court dress. German Emperor Ferdinand II.

Emperor, Ferdinand II, Spanish, court dress, 16th, century, fashion history, Lipperheide

Emperor Ferdinand II.

Ferdinand II, 1578−1637, Emperor of Germany.

16th Century Spanish fashion. At the Spanish court and the Habsburg Empire was the Spanish court dress ceremonial. Baroque period costume.

Sheets for costume design. Published by Franz Lipperheide, Germany.

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