1500's Costume Sites

The Costume Gallery's Online Library guide to links that have images concerning Renaissance and Elizabethan fashions.

Milanese Tailors Handbook

http://www.costumegallery.com/Tailors/

ColorsElizabethan Dress

http://www.dnaco.net/~aleed/corsets/lizcolor.html

Liturgical Colors Since Pope Pius V Reign (1566-1572)

http://www.costumegallery.com/Tailors/

V&A Elizabethan Costume Collection

http://www.geocities.com/Paris/Rue/1663/renaissancebody.html

An Act Enforcing Statutes of Apparel, 1574

http://www.msnusers.com/MaggiRossGallery/files/Elizabethan%20sumptuary,%20Part%201.pdf

Renaissance Pleasure Faire of Southern California

http://members.aol.com/piranhant2/RPFS97Picts.html

Celtic Dress of the 16th Century

http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~wew/celt-clothing/

Elizabethan Embroidery

http://www.pacificnet.net/~pmarmor/bwarch.html

Elizabethan Costuming

http://www.dnaco.net/~aleed/corsets/general.html

Tudor Dress: A Portfolio of Images

http://www.uvm.edu/~hag/sca/tudor/

Codpiece International

http://www.teleport.com/~codpiece/definition/index.html

Caroso's Il Ballarino's Images from 1581

http://www.pbm.com/~lindahl/caroso

More Elizabethan Costumes

http://www.gate.net/~shipbrk/costumes.html

Elizabethan Corsets

http://www.dnaco.net/~aleed/corsets/index.html

Lady Alisoun's Closet Reveal'd

http://bcn.net/~alisoun"

Manuscript Images from the Library of Congress

Elector Frederick the Wise (1463-1525) From the manuscript: Wahrhaftige Abcontrafactur und Bildnis aller Grossherzogen von Sachsen (Authentic Representations and Portraiture of All the Grand Dukes of Saxony) Dresden, 1586, p.24a Vellum (19).

Swabian Peasants during the Peasants War, 1524-1526. From the pamplet (rare): Handlung, Artikel und Instruction von allen Rotten und Haufen der Bauern (Act, Articles and Instruction Concerning all Gangs and Mobs of Farmers) 1525, title page Paper (26).

Johann Friedrich the Magnanimous, Elector 1532-1547. Imagines Electorum Saxoniae (Images of the Electors of Saxony) Wittenberg, 1570, p. 9 Paper (35).

Fecht-, Ring- und Turnierbuch (Booleavesk of Fencing, Wrestling, and Jousting) Ca. 1550, leaves 77b, 78a Paper (60).

Equestrian Costume, Gründlicher Bericht und Ordnung der Gebisse (Thorough Report on Equestrian Dentistry) 1576, leaves 22b, 23a Paper (62).

Louis XII makes a triumphal entry into Genoa, Le Voyage de Genes (Voyage de Genes), c. 1507.

Henry of Albret, King of Navarre (1517-1555), Initiatoire instruction en la religion chrestienne pour les enffans (Beginning Instruction in the Christian Religion for Children.) circa 1527.

Henry II (1547-1569) healing the diseased with his touch, Hours of Henry II, 1547-1550.

Artists of the Time

Altdorfer, Albrecht (1480-1538)

Da Vinci, Leonardo (1452-1519)

Durer, Albrecht (1471-1528)

Holbein, Hans the Younger (1497-1543)

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