New PDF release: Gallery of Late-Seventeenth-Century Costume: 100 Engravings

By Caspar Luyken

This quantity reprints the prestigious number of gown plates created in 1694 via famous 17th-century Dutch engraver Caspar Luyken. achieved with striking finesse, the excellent illustrations depict a variety of social periods: royalty, courtesans, retailers, workers, army officials, girls, gents, squaddies, and a number of different figures representing diversified races and international locations. (A variety of the themes have been drawn of their daily milieu.) one of many craftworkers and pros depicted are a wood worker, mason, tailor, wickerworker, grocer, butcher, astrologer, health care professional, painter, and musician. this crucial ebook will fascinate somebody attracted to garments sorts of one other period.

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