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1338-44, French. From The Romance of Alexander; fol 172v The ladies have colorful dresses, all patterned except the center back whose cotehardie is parti-colored patterned and solid. Note the back view of the hair with the braids wrapping around. All have wide necklines.

Bib. Ste. Genevieve MS.1126 - Roman de la Rose Folio: 111r-1 Location: Paris, France Dating: 1350 - 1360 Institution: Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève

F. 20. The Removal of the King's Surcoat. Coronation book of Charles V. Paris, 1365. From "Illuminating Fashion: Dress in the Art of Medieval France and he Netherlands, 1325-1515."