GRANDE ROBE A LA FRANÇAISE. (Marie Antoinette). Great French dress, with a closed body. Court dress of Versailles during the reign of Louis XVI.
LA COMTESSE DE PROVENCE. Robe de Cour, Moyen Panier 1778. Galerie des Modes et Costumes Français Dessinés d’Apres Nature 1778-1787.
The earliest queens of fashion — Mary Stuart’s costumes; her jewels — Description of bodices and sleeves of that period — Crosses — The “loup” or small mask — Coiffure “en raquette” — An anecdote concerning high heels — Regulations respecting fashion — Remark of a lady of our own day on distinctions in dress — Exordium of the Edict of July 12, 1549 — Maximum of marriage portions — The first knitted silk stockings.
The court of Francis I. Increase of love of dress. La Belle Ferroniere. Artistic head-dresses. The Vertugadin. Contenances. Marguerite de Navarre. The fashions of the day, by Rabelais.
Costume of the time of Louis XIII. (1601-1634) 17th century. Baroque era farthingale.
Renaissance dresses. 16th century fashion. L’Histoire du Costume Féminin Français. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574. Paul Louis Victor de Giafferri.
German Nobility fashion in 1570, 16th century. Late Renaissance in the transition to the Counter-Reformation. Early Modernism, age of humanism. The Spanish fashion.
German Townspeople in 1580. Renaissance costumes 16th century.
German Knight in armor and noble woman. 16th century clothing.
French nobleman and nobelwoman 1550. French Court Dress 16th century.