Cranach Gown Part 2: Skirt Construction Part 1
I’ve started this project with the skirt, since with the techniques I’m using, it can be constructed entirely separately from the bodice, and then be attached, and because it’s le…
In pictures: Actress Angharad Rees
Welsh actress Angharad Rees has died after a long battle with cancer, her family has said. Here is a gallery showing her in some of her best known roles.
IG Wolf e.V.
Living History Gruppe, die lebendige und facettenreiche Einblicke in Kultur und Alltag der Zeit um 1193 bei größtmöglicher Authentizität bietet. Mittelalterdarstellung, Vorfürungen und Seminare.
Black woolen gown, 1470’s-90s
(completed September 2012) – photo of gown by Brooke Perkins This didn’t originally start as a Swabian gown, it was actually based upon a Netherlandish painting. However, it evolved onto o…
Flinderhaube – project documentation
Image taken from the Babenberg Family Tree, Hans Part, 1489-93. The flinderhaube (from the German flinderlien – spangles/metal flakes and haube – cap/caul) is a piece of headwear that was pop…
Gemini; Virgo (Getty Museum)
Gemini; Virgo; Unknown; Augsburg, Germany; shortly after 1464; Watercolor and ink on paper bound between original wood boards covered with original pigskin; Leaf: 30.6 × 22.1 cm (12 1/16 × 8 11/16 in.); Ms. Ludwig XII 8 (83.MO.137), fol. 55v; The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Ms. Ludwig XII 8, fol. 55v; Rights Statement: No Copyright - United States