In the same ABCgallery below they have a picture of Martin Luther's
mother, she might have on something that is of use. It looks rather
simple yet has the wimpled effect.
--- In Authentic_SCA@y..., "Lynne Tolton" <ldtolton@w...> wrote:
> Great Site!!
> There are two good portraits of Katharina von Bora here. I think
that makes 4 we've found now. These are indeed simple headgear. But
my lady wants the wimple too so I keep looking.
> More later,
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Christina_Lemke@h...
> To: Authentic_SCA@y...
> Sent: Monday, November 26, 2001 2:53 PM
> Subject: [Authentic_SCA] Re: Need help!
> Cranach painted Katharina von Bora's portrait, see e.g.
> http://www.abcgallery.com/C/cranach/cranach51.html She seems to
> a kind of snood or hairnet. No complicated headdress. I'm sure
> Cranach painted more portraits of her, the Cranachs and the
> were friends, and IIRC Katharina lived in Cranach's house for a
> after she had escaped from the nunnery and before she married
> If you do a google search for the names you should come up with
> Hope that helps!
> Best regards,