Dame du temps de Louis XI. Lady costume from the time of Louis XI 

Achille Devéria, Lady, costume, middle ages, Dame, Louis XI,
Lady from the time of Louis XI.

Dame du temps de Louis XI

Lady from the time of Louis XI  (1423-1483), 15th century clothing.

Late medieval Burgundian gothic period costume. Louis XI. – With a clear view of its political benefits, while often favored by fortune – was a forerunner of royal absolutism and centralism in France.

Source: Costumes historiques, de la ville ou de théâtre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria (French, 1800–1857) and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert 1831. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie. Editorially restored.

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