Historical Turkish male and female costumes from the european part of the Ottoman Empire. The costume history by Auguste Racinet, 1888.
16th century German renaissance costumes. Women wearing hats. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
France Gothic medieval dresses, 15th century. Extracts from the Danse Macabre. Costumes of Jailor, Menestrel, Fool, Bourgeois, Beggar, Pilgrim, Shepherd. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
French Farmer and villager, maid, fiddlers in 15th century. Dance of the Dead. Medieval burial scene. Gothic period, late medieval costumes. Laboureur et villageoise; Chambrière; Ménétriers. MS. à la Bibl. Imp. de… Read More
The silks, the designs for which form the subject of our plate, all come from that branch of French manufacture to which Golbert, under Louis XIV, gave so powerful an impulse
The characteristic features of the costume during the reign of Louis XIV at Versailles. Preference for wigs. Costumes of the nobility. France second half of the 17th century. Fashion of the baroque.
The Fascination of the Indian costume and fashion history during the glorious time of the North Indian Mughal era.
In the lower part of the image three Persian dancers and a servant in the typical costumes are shown. The average dancer wearing a precursor of Raqs Sharqi belly dance costumes.
Le Costume Historique’ by Auguste Racinet. Lithographed by Chataignon for Firmin Didot.