1500's Fashion

Collection by Paige Ervin

Paige Ervin
Shirt of Nil Stures murdered in 1567 is now located in Uppsala, Sweden

Extant originals - European renaissance, Shirt of Nil Stures


Leonor de Toledo fue una tataranieta del primer duque de Alba de Tormes.

late 16th century Italian man's shirt taken from At Home in Renaissance Italy, 2006

Italian Needlework

World's Fairs were once an important way to show the world embroideries, laces and other textile arts. Many times prizes won at various fairs are cited in history books as a testament to excellence. In the 1929 publication on Aemilia Ars needle lace, Merletti e Ricami della Aemilia Ars, there is an entire page dedicated to a list of the prizes won by this outstanding technique. Exhibitions in Italian cities like Milan, Rome, Turin, Genoa and others; France, Belgium, the U.S., Denmark... the…

Fabulous closeup of the embroidery and bobbin lace trim.  from Caravaggio's St Cathrine 1598

Mirth & Matter

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I love the coif. can't find a shot of the front...Italian? German? Elizabethan or pre?


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The edge from trousers, 16th century Italian. Linen, silk and metal thread.
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Trousers | Italian | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Trossfrau hat Landsknecht 16th century Renaissance by PimpYourGarb

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Knitted silk purse, probably Italian circa 1550 CE. The body was knitted in stockinette, and the edges finished with purl. Accession Number: SHM.2010.T1 The Simone Handbag Museum, Korea.

Simone Handbag Museum

Date: ca. 1580 Culture: European Medium: silk, metallic thread, brass Dimensions: Length at CB: 22 3/4 in. (57.8 cm) Credit Line: Catherine Breyer Van Bomel Foundation Fund, 1978 Accession Number: 1978.128  This artwork is not on display.

Doublet | European | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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New Modelbüch (Page 45r).  Andreas Bretschneider.  1615.

Andreas Bretschneider | New Modelbüch (Page 45r) | The Met

Designed by Andreas Bretschneider, German, ca. 1578-?1640, printed by Henning Gross the younger, Leipzig.Etched hand-colored title page, 29 etched plates (including 3 counterproofs), 20 pages of designs including 4 duplicates

Michele Tosini, called Michele di Ridolfo  Italian, 1503-1577, Portrait of a Lady

Portrait of a Lady | The Art Institute of Chicago

Michele Tosini, called Michele di Ridolfo, 1550/60

Sottona with loose gown and apron
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Sottona with loose gown and apron

Extant Camicias - 6. Ciccolini, Macerata
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Extant Camicias - 6. Ciccolini, Macerata

16th century leather shoes, Spanish or Italian. Beautiful.
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Germanischen Nationalmuseum Nürnberg | Objektkatalog

16th century leather shoes, Spanish or Italian. Beautiful.