Gold-Brocaded Velvets in Paintings by Cornelis Engebrechtsz - Journal of Historians of Netherlandish Art
Gold-brocaded Velvets Gold-brocaded silk velvets can be counted among the most luxurious and costly products of fifteenth-century Europe. Although their
This tumblr aspires to become a helpful resource for history (and mainly fashion history) research and focuses primarily on illuminations from medieval and renaissance manuscripts. Note: I am not a professional fashion historian. If you spot any inconsistency or outright fallacy somewhere in the picture descriptions please feel free (or even better, obliged) to let me know!
Master of the Mansi Magdalene, St Mary Magdalene
Master of the Mansi Magdalene (c. 1490-1530), St Mary Magdalene holding an ointment jar, c. 1525, oil on oak, 82 x 58 cm. Die heilige Maria Magdalena Gemäldegalerie, Berlin