Lattice Partlet Venetian gold & pearls Courtesan by redthreaded
17th century engraving showing a Venetian courtesan dressed and with the dress cut away to show her under pinings...
Patterns of Fashion, Janet Arnold. page 54 71E Venetian Courtesan by unknown Artist 16C.
Woman combing her hair by Bernardino Licinio? Big discussion about this venetian lady in her underclothes - not a white gown. Did venetian women use a corded or pleated underdress? Curiouser and curiouser!
Green Man, Misericord at St Davids Cathedral