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Re: [Italian Renaissance Costuming] Side opening petticoats a laVasari/Stradano

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  • Chris Catalfamo
    Yes that s it--thanks. I wouldn t have seen that, but looking closer, the folds do suggest that. And everyone is doing that. Interesting. chris ... From: Susan
    Message 1 of 1 , Aug 24, 2007
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      Yes that's it--thanks. I wouldn't have seen that, but looking closer, the folds do suggest that. And everyone is doing that. Interesting.
      chris
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Susan B. Farmer
      To: Italian_Renaissance_Costuming@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Tuesday, July 24, 2007 10:21 AM
      Subject: Re: [Italian Renaissance Costuming] Side opening petticoats a laVasari/Stradano


      Quoting Catherine Christine Catalfamo <catalfamo1190@...>:

      > This has probably been asked but I did check the archives. Being less
      > experienced in Italian I may not have put in the right words. In Moda
      > a Firenze, page 94 there is an image entitled The Arrival of Leo V in
      > Florence 1559-60. The women's petticoats are open on both sides to
      > show other petticoats. I am making a 1530's gown. Is there any
      > documentation for this being a practiced earlier than 1559?
      >

      I must have packed my book up already, but if you're talking about
      Figure 35 -- I think that those are just hiked up and pinned.

      jerusha
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      Susan Farmer
      sfarmer@...
      University of Tennessee
      Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
      http://www.goldsword.com/sfarmer/Trillium/





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