Detail View: Historic Hats and Headdresses: Plate VIII: Late Middle Ages French headdress, hat, hood or cowl

File Name: 
cosv2n08.tif
Collection Name: 
Clifford P. Westermeier Portfolio of Illustrations of Historical Hats and Headdresses
Work Type: 
watercolors (paintings)
Work Title: 
Plate VIII: Late Middle Ages French headdress, hat, hood or cowl
Work Agent Name: 
Westermeier, Clifford P. (Clifford Peter), 1910-
Work Agent Role: 
illustrator
Work Date: 
1938
Work Date Type: 
publication
Subject Term: 
hats
Subject Term: 
hoods (headgear)
Subject Term: 
hennins
Subject Term: 
hair ornaments
Subject Term: 
coifs
Subject Term: 
cloth
Subject Term: 
collars (neckwear)
Location Name: 
University of Colorado at Boulder Special Collections Department
Work Measurements: 
29.2 cm (L) x 21.6 cm (W)
Material: 
watercolor (paint)
Technique: 
painting (image-making)
Style Period: 
Late Medieval
Cultural Context: 
French
Work Description: 
a. French---fan shaped headdress of a simple horned hennin type with a long tail encasing the hair. About 1460-80. b. French---a lady of rank with unusual hat-like headdress, oriental in origin. About 1480. c. French---a lady of rank with a close cap of metallic cloth and scalloped or foliated hood draped about the head. About 1450-80.
Image Measurement: 
104928140
Image Measurement Type: 
fileSize
Image Measurement Unit: 
bytes
Image Work Type: 
digital image