16th -17th C. Costume Plates from

Polish Costume 1200-1795 by Jan Matejko (Ubiory w Polsce 1200-1795)

Part I - Costumes from 1575-1635

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Matejko Costume Plates - 1400 -1575

Matejko Costume Plates - 1635 -1665

Matejko Costumes Plates 1665-1690

1570nobles.jpg (33287 bytes) 1576-1586 Nobles 

1580sol.jpg (39993 bytes) 1576-1586 Soldiers 

1580town.jpg (72006 bytes) 1576-1586 Townsmen   1580grot.jpg (59514 bytes)

                            Right, Jan Grot and his son Jan, detail from tomb, Dominican Church in Krakow

1580mag.jpg (36820 bytes) 1576-1586 Magnates

1580prof.jpg (22827 bytes) 1576-1586 Professors

1590craftsmenM.jpg (143748 bytes) Guildsmen and brotherhood (Craftsmen) 1590-1610

1 Butcher (Rzeznik), 2,3,4 Blacksmiths (kowale), 5 Cooper (Bednarz)

Country folk, 1580-1610 (Chlopi)

1610noblesM.jpg (82526 bytes) 1580-1610 Nobles

1.2 From a painting in the church of Kamedulow on Bielanach

3. from grave at Dominican church in Krakow

4. Amgrozego Grabowski

5,6,7,8 From a votive painting published in Wzorach Sztuki Sredniowiecznej 

            Country Folk 1590-1630

All figures: From a woodcut, Muczkowski

1626magnatesM.jpg (76030 bytes) 1590-1630 Magnates

1. portrait of Mikolaja Wolski, Royal High Marshall, Bielanach pod Krakow

2. portraite of Mikolaja Zebrzydowski, Royal Hight Marshall, same

3. portrait of Hetman Stanislaw Zolkiewski

4.Portrait of Katarzyny Ostrowski

5.from a portrait of Stanislaw Lubormirski and family16002lady.jpg (86771 bytes)

6, from tomb of Bernardine Church, Krakow

7 portrait of Stanislaw Tenczynski

8, From tomb of Jerzegi Zbaraski, Castellian of Krakow

    Right, drawings made from open tombs of Anna Lubomirski, mother of Hetman Stanislaw and another lady, about 1600.  Carmelite Church, Wisnicz

1626townspeopleM.jpg (80981 bytes) Towns people, 1626

1. from tomb of Dominican Church, Krakow

2. tomb Church of Mary, Krakow

3,7,9 ze sztychu contemporary

4,5,6,8 of fresco of Dominican Krakow

10 tomb of Franciscan church Krakow

11 from contemporary painting, copied from  Wzorach Sztuki Sredniowiecznej 

1626soldiersM.jpg (159730 bytes) 1590-1630 Soldiers

1.Trumpeteer (Trebacz) from Pochodu carow Szujskich

2, Rider,   Stefan della Bella

3.4 Hussar, from Pochodu carow Szujskich Stefan della Bella

5 Halbardier wspolczesnej ryciny obcej (from contemporary drawing)

6. From drawing,  Ambrozego Grabowski

 

Matejko Costume Plates - 1635 -1665