Paris fashion in 1762. Matron in the old style. Young woman in haute coiffure and small baskets. Former military. Gentleman with habit in 1762.
Inside the House of a Barbier. Under Louis XIII. 17th century. Intérieur de la Maison d’un Barbier. Sous Louis XIII. XVII Siècle.
Clothing of a notary early 18th century. Notaire en 1725. D’après une gravure du temps.
Charles the first in the guard room. We feel now, as men felt very soon after the execution of Charles, that we cannot hope entirely to justify the means taken… Read More
The Battle of Marston Moor. The Battle of Marston Moor was held on 2 July 1644 near York and was one of the decisive battles of the English Civil War.… Read More
The English Civil War was fought 1642-1649 between supporters of King Charles I of England (“Cavaliers”) and those of the English Parliament (“Roundheads”).
Guard of the king. The Corps of the 200 Gentlemen. 16th century military. Garde du Roi, Corps des 200 Gentilshommes. 1570.
Flemish damascene, Embroidery Designs, 17th Century. A variety of tapestry, drapery, and damascened designs that date back to the 17th century baroque era.
French prince and maid of honor in the Reign of Louis XIV. Costume Prince. (According to a painting by Van der Meulen, in 1670.) Costume maid of honor, (From Petitot,… Read More
Arquebusier in 16th century. French military 1572. Arquebusier à pied -1572.