Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
 

RE: [sig] Re: Dushegreya

Expand Messages
  • Tim Nalley
    Closer relation to the Italian Renn. Griona overdress, which would have been maybe introduced into 15th C Russia when so many Italian craftsmen were hired by
    Message 1 of 6 , Oct 20, 2006
      Closer relation to the Italian Renn. Griona overdress,
      which would have been maybe introduced into 15th C
      Russia when so many Italian craftsmen were hired by
      Sophia Palogius and Ivan the Great?

      --- Lynda Fjellman <lfjellman@...> wrote:

      > Not to mention the fact that there are sleeveless
      > over-dresses "out
      > there" in Europe in 1500?
      > Is it possible that they might have had some
      > influence some were along
      > the line?
      > Ilaria
      >
      >
      > See, and i was under the impression that the sarafan
      > is unrelated to the viking apron dress. I
      > understood
      > that the sarafan developed as a descendant of slavic
      > overdresses that eventually lost their sleeves and
      > became the 'jumper' style. There's really almost a
      > thousand years between the heyday of the viking
      > version and the sarafan -- that's a lot of fashion
      > to
      > try and draw a straight line through.
      >
      >


      __________________________________________________
      Do You Yahoo!?
      Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around
      http://mail.yahoo.com
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.