Hardwick Hall in Derbyshire is a country house in England and an important example of Elizabethan architecture.
The pedimental head-dress, which had so long a reign, is well represented by the brasses at Boughton Malherbe, 1529.
Reception hall of Boughton-Malherbe, County of Kent at the time of Elisabeth 1573. English Renaissance. Tudor period.
Textiles and Embroidery by Aymer Vallance.
Wilton House is a manor house, famous for its landscaped park and magnificent interiors.
James Stuart was as James VI from 1567 King of Scotland, and since 1603 until his death in addition as James I King of England and King of Ireland.
Henry Howard, 1st Earl of Northampton (1540 – 1614) was a significant English aristocrat and courtier.
Henry VIII, Anne of Cleves.Mary of Scotland. Douglas Earl of Angus. King Edward VI. Lord Darnley, consort of Mary Stuart,
Racinet's Costume History is an invaluable reference for students, designers, artists, illustrators, and historians; and a rich source of inspiration for anyone with an interest in clothing and style. Originally published in France between 1876 and 1888, Auguste Racinet’s Le Costume historique was in its day the most wide-ranging and incisive study of clothing ever attempted.
Covering the world history of costume, dress, and style from antiquity through to the end of the 19th century, the six volume work remains completely unique in its scope and detail. “Some books just scream out to be bought; this is one of them.” ― Vogue.com