German women fashion 1913. Blouse in lace netting with attached lap.
Stitched lace; known as point de Venise, 17th Century. Stitched lace. Alençon France, late 17th Century.
Cut linen lace. Spain 17th Century. Cut linen lace with silk, gold and silver sewn. Spain, early 17th Century, baroque period.
Chaussure sous François 1er, Chaussure maître des comptes, Gant brodé à cris pins découpés et brodés, Lacée sur le côté et à barbe d’écrevisse.
Portrait of Claudia of Etruria * 1604 -1648. Claudia of Etruria was the daughter of Ferdinand I., Grand Duke of the same name. She became the wife of Leopold, Archduke of Austria.… Read More
Empiècement de corsage brodé, Broderie et galons d’or, Haut de chemise en toile de lin de Frise, Robe brochée et rebrodée. Histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes de la renaissance de l’an 1461 á l’an 1574.
Bride from Spreewald in traditional wedding costume about 1930. The landscape is located south of Berlin and is famous for its water canals and its natural beauty. The inhabitants belong… Read More
German Sorbian, young peasant girl from the Spreewald in traditional Sorauer costume, circa 1930. Spreewald is made up of the German terms from the river Spree and Forest. The Spreewald is… Read More