The Tudor Child: Clothing and Culture 1485 to 1625
ISBN: 089676267X
EAN13: 9780896762671
Language: English
Pages: 160
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback

The Tudor Child: Clothing and Culture 1485 to 1625

Book Overview
210 color illustrations, 126 detailed illustrations, 53 patterns. The book is illustrated with sumptuous reproductions of paintings from museum collections, specially commissioned photographs of reconstructed, and detailed drawings and diagrams showing styles appropriate to different ranks and eras from 1485 to 1625.
Editor Reviews
From the front Cover This book provides a social history of babies and children from the late fifteenth century to the Jacobean era. The book offers fascinating insights into the conventions of children's dress, including swaddling infants, boys in skirts and stiffened bodices for young girls.