Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Burgundian Gowns

This is a little bit of a work around trying to pin some information in Pinterest because I can't get the photos to upload but I can pin them. So I am uploading them here.

The Master of Mary of Burgundy: A book of Hours for Engelbert of Nassau. The Bodleian Library, Oxford. Published 1970 J. J. G. Alexander

The heroine unlaces her underdress, by the Wavrin Master in L'historie de Girart de Nevers, Brussels, Bibliotheque Royale, ms. 9631, f. 11. Taken from Scott, M. 1980, The Historie of Dress Series- Late Gothic Europe, 1400-1500.  Humanities Press, USA.