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Folk Dress Collection

"Folk Dress: A Glimpse into Cultural Heritage and Artistic Expressions" Step back in time and immerse yourself in the captivating world of folk dress

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: A for Alsatian and Harlequin, around 1920 (print)

A for Alsatian and Harlequin, around 1920 (print)
8600164 A for Alsatian and Harlequin, around 1920 (print) by French School, (20th century); 31x24 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: in "Alphabet du bal costume", Hachette, publisher)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Loch Coruisk, Isle of Skye, 1832 (watercolour and pencil on paper)

Loch Coruisk, Isle of Skye, 1832 (watercolour and pencil on paper)
7528566 Loch Coruisk, Isle of Skye, 1832 (watercolour and pencil on paper) by Robson, George Fennel (1788-1833); 45x30 cm; Gallery Oldham

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Swansea Milk-Seller, Swansea Market Woman and Swansea Cockle-Seller, from The

Swansea Milk-Seller, Swansea Market Woman and Swansea Cockle-Seller, from The
BAL127806 Swansea Milk-Seller, Swansea Market Woman and Swansea Cockle-Seller, from The Illustrated London News, 22nd October 1881 (engraving) by English School

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Folk Comet

Folk Comet
Naomi Vona

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Folk Comet

Folk Comet
Naomi Vona

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Folk Comet

Folk Comet
Naomi Vona

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Folk Comet

Folk Comet
Naomi Vona

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Folk Comet

Folk Comet
Naomi Vona

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Procession of a Daimyo, c.1681-84 (hand-coloured woodblock print; oban yoko-e, sumizuri-e)

Procession of a Daimyo, c.1681-84 (hand-coloured woodblock print; oban yoko-e, sumizuri-e)
5859851 Procession of a Daimyo, c.1681-84 (hand-coloured woodblock print; oban yoko-e, sumizuri-e) by Moronobu, Hishikawa (c.1618-1694); 27.2 x 38.1 cm; The Art Institute of Chicago, IL

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Travelling Merchant, 1866-67 ( Hand-coloured albumen silver print)

Travelling Merchant, 1866-67 ( Hand-coloured albumen silver print)
8677943 Travelling Merchant, 1866-67 ( Hand-coloured albumen silver print) by Felice, Beato (1832-1909); J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, USA; (add.info.: Full length portrait of a bundled up man.)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Vivaca Ragaputra, a Leaf from Ragamala Series, c. 1700-20 (opaque w/c and gold on paper)

Vivaca Ragaputra, a Leaf from Ragamala Series, c. 1700-20 (opaque w/c and gold on paper)
XOS5884557 Vivaca Ragaputra, a Leaf from Ragamala Series, c. 1700-20 (opaque w/c and gold on paper) by Indian School, (18th century); 15.7x21.5 cm; Cleveland Museum of Art, OH

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Breton wedding in Paimpolais illustration for the novel by Pierre Loti, 1924 (engraving)

Breton wedding in Paimpolais illustration for the novel by Pierre Loti, 1924 (engraving)
PCT4271711 Breton wedding in Paimpolais illustration for the novel by Pierre Loti, 1924 (engraving) by Rudaux, Edmond Adolphe (1840-1914); (add.info.: Icelandic fisherman, novel by Pierre Loti)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Czech advertisement for 7th Sokol Slet, 1920

Czech advertisement for 7th Sokol Slet, 1920
3784863 Czech advertisement for 7th Sokol Slet, 1920; (add.info.: Czech advertisement for 7th Sokol Slet, 1920. Sokol is a youth sports and gymnastics movement)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Act Two: The House of Kakogawa Honzo from the play Chushingura (Treasury of Loyal Retainers)

Act Two: The House of Kakogawa Honzo from the play Chushingura (Treasury of Loyal Retainers)
5859853 Act Two: The House of Kakogawa Honzo from the play Chushingura (Treasury of Loyal Retainers), c.1779-80 (colour woodblock print; chuban) by Shunsho

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Lovers Playing the Same Fute (parody of Xuanzong and Yang Guifei)

Lovers Playing the Same Fute (parody of Xuanzong and Yang Guifei), c.1767 (colour woodblock print; chuban)
5859759 Lovers Playing the Same Fute (parody of Xuanzong and Yang Guifei), c.1767 (colour woodblock print; chuban) by Harunobu, Suzuki (1725-70); 26.8 x 19.7 cm; The Art Institute of Chicago, IL

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Samurai, 1870-90 (hand-coloured albumen silver print)

Samurai, 1870-90 (hand-coloured albumen silver print)
8678081 Samurai, 1870-90 (hand-coloured albumen silver print) by Kimbei, Kusakabe (1841-1934); J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Dancing Girl, 1868 (hand-coloured albumen silver print)

Dancing Girl, 1868 (hand-coloured albumen silver print)
8677933 Dancing Girl, 1868 (hand-coloured albumen silver print) by Felice, Beato (1832-1909); J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, USA; (add.info.: A woman stands with left hand raised)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Sultan and Musicians, c. 1650 (opaque w/c and gold on paper)

Sultan and Musicians, c. 1650 (opaque w/c and gold on paper)
XOS5884675 Sultan and Musicians, c. 1650 (opaque w/c and gold on paper) by South Indian School, (17th century); 16.9x20.4 cm; Cleveland Museum of Art, OH, USA; (add.info.: Southern India)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: La Saltarelle, c.1800 (w/c & gouache)

La Saltarelle, c.1800 (w/c & gouache)
XOS5884360 La Saltarelle, c.1800 (w/c & gouache) by Papety, Dominique Louis (1815-49); 25.4x35.7 cm; Cleveland Museum of Art, OH, USA; (add.info.: By Dominque Louis Papety During the 15th century)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Urashimataro from the triptych Set of Three Sake Cups for the First Month 1800-01

Urashimataro from the triptych Set of Three Sake Cups for the First Month 1800-01 (colour woodblock print)
8618175 Urashimataro from the triptych Set of Three Sake Cups for the First Month 1800-01 (colour woodblock print) by Utamaro

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Emperor Muhammad Akbar (1542-1605) (gouache and w/c on ivory)

Emperor Muhammad Akbar (1542-1605) (gouache and w/c on ivory)
DND221217 Emperor Muhammad Akbar (1542-1605) (gouache and w/c on ivory) by Indian School; Private Collection; (add.info.: Mughal emperor of India (1556-1605);); Dinodia

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Portrait of Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605-1689), c.1678 (oil on canvas)

Portrait of Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605-1689), c.1678 (oil on canvas)
8608539 Portrait of Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605-1689), c.1678 (oil on canvas) by Largilliere, Nicolas de (1656-1746); Herzog Anton Ulrich Museum, Braunschweig

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: V for Fiddlers and Villageoise - W for Wattwoman, around 1920 (print)

V for Fiddlers and Villageoise - W for Wattwoman, around 1920 (print)
8600187 V for Fiddlers and Villageoise - W for Wattwoman, around 1920 (print) by French School, (20th century); 31x24 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: in "Alphabet du bal costume")

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: H for Dutch and Dutch - I for Incredible and Italian - J for Judge and Jacinthe, around 1920 (print)

H for Dutch and Dutch - I for Incredible and Italian - J for Judge and Jacinthe, around 1920 (print)
8600173 H for Dutch and Dutch - I for Incredible and Italian - J for Judge and Jacinthe, around 1920 (print) by French School

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: D for Dancer and Dragon, around 1920 (print)

D for Dancer and Dragon, around 1920 (print)
8600168 D for Dancer and Dragon, around 1920 (print) by French School, (20th century); 31x24 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: in "Alphabet du bal costume", Hachette, publisher, Paris)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Jewish women from Hadrianapolis, 16th century (Watercolour)

Jewish women from Hadrianapolis, 16th century (Watercolour)
7422837 Jewish women from Hadrianapolis, 16th century (Watercolour) by Ottoman School, (16th century); (add.info.: Geography. Turkey. Jewish women from Hadrianapolis)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Setsugekka/Oborozuki, January 10, 1900 (ink and colour on paper)

Setsugekka/Oborozuki, January 10, 1900 (ink and colour on paper)
8599103 Setsugekka/Oborozuki, January 10, 1900 (ink and colour on paper) by Chikanobu, Toyohara (1838-1912); 32.1x21.6 cm; Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Noco-Shimatt-Tash-Tanaki, Grizzly Bear, Seminole Chief, 1830 (lithograph)

Noco-Shimatt-Tash-Tanaki, Grizzly Bear, Seminole Chief, 1830 (lithograph)
3672322 Noco-Shimatt-Tash-Tanaki, Grizzly Bear, Seminole Chief, 1830 (lithograph) by Schott, Arthur (1814-75); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Co-Co-Pas, 1830 (lithograph)

Co-Co-Pas, 1830 (lithograph)
3672320 Co-Co-Pas, 1830 (lithograph) by Schott, Arthur (1814-75); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois, USA; (add.info.: [Lithographs of North American Indian portraits, antiquities, landscapes)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Diegenos, 1830 (lithograph)

Diegenos, 1830 (lithograph)
3672318 Diegenos, 1830 (lithograph) by Schott, Arthur (1814-75); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois, USA; (add.info.: [Lithographs of North American Indian portraits, antiquities, landscapes)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Photograph from Travels in Europe and North Africa, 1910 (b/w photo)

Photograph from Travels in Europe and North Africa, 1910 (b/w photo)
3672202 Photograph from Travels in Europe and North Africa, 1910 (b/w photo) by Shaw, Sarah Van Doren (1844-1918); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois, USA; (add.info.: Frances Wells Shaw papers)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: An Eskimaux watching a seal-hole, 1824 (engraving)

An Eskimaux watching a seal-hole, 1824 (engraving)
3672099 An Eskimaux watching a seal-hole, 1824 (engraving) by Finden, Edward Francis (1791-1857); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: An Eskimaux of Igloolik, in a bird-skin jacket carrying his canoe down to the water

An Eskimaux of Igloolik, in a bird-skin jacket carrying his canoe down to the water, 1824 (engraving)
3672063 An Eskimaux of Igloolik, in a bird-skin jacket carrying his canoe down to the water, 1824 (engraving) by Finden, Edward Francis (1791-1857); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Manner of holding the line, when a walrus is struck, 1824 (engraving)

Manner of holding the line, when a walrus is struck, 1824 (engraving)
3672045 Manner of holding the line, when a walrus is struck, 1824 (engraving) by Finden, Edward Francis (1791-1857); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Eskimaux building a snow-hut, 1824 (engraving)

Eskimaux building a snow-hut, 1824 (engraving)
3671978 Eskimaux building a snow-hut, 1824 (engraving) by Finden, Edward Francis (1791-1857); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Forty three drawings of Neapolitan costume, 18th century (print)

Forty three drawings of Neapolitan costume, 18th century (print)
3671796 Forty three drawings of Neapolitan costume, 18th century (print) by Castelli, Costanzo (18th century); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Franciscan in Prayer (charcoal on paper)

Franciscan in Prayer (charcoal on paper)
3598767 Franciscan in Prayer (charcoal on paper) by Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (c.1488-1576); (add.info.: by Titian Uffizi, G.D.S., Firenze, Toscana)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Saturday Evening, 1900 (oil on canvas)

Saturday Evening, 1900 (oil on canvas)
8610363 Saturday Evening, 1900 (oil on canvas) by Wilhelmson, Carl Wilhelm (1866-1928); Thiel Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden; (add.info.: Painting by Carl Wilhelm Wilhelmson)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: U for Ukrainian and Uranian, around 1920 (print)

U for Ukrainian and Uranian, around 1920 (print)
8600186 U for Ukrainian and Uranian, around 1920 (print) by French School, (20th century); 31x24 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: in "Alphabet du bal costume", Hachette, publisher)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: E for Escuyer du Roi et Espagnole - F for Folie et Farfadet - G for Gypsy and Greek Warrior

E for Escuyer du Roi et Espagnole - F for Folie et Farfadet - G for Gypsy and Greek Warrior, around 1920 (print)
8600170 E for Escuyer du Roi et Espagnole - F for Folie et Farfadet - G for Gypsy and Greek Warrior, around 1920 (print) by French School

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Arabian fantasy, 1833 (oil on canvas)

Arabian fantasy, 1833 (oil on canvas)
7443782 Arabian fantasy, 1833 (oil on canvas) by Delacroix, Ferdinand Victor Eugene (1798-1863); Stadel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany; (add.info.: By Eugene Delacroix)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Fishing in Japan, 19th century (print)

Fishing in Japan, 19th century (print)
7422803 Fishing in Japan, 19th century (print) by Japanese School, (19th century); (add.info.: Science. Zoology. Fishing in Japan. Illustration, Japan 19th cent.); © Archives Charmet

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Chief of the tribe Kytch and his daughter. Upper Nile valley, 1867 (engraving)

Chief of the tribe Kytch and his daughter. Upper Nile valley, 1867 (engraving)
6947888 Chief of the tribe Kytch and his daughter. Upper Nile valley, 1867 (engraving) by Neuville, Alphonse Marie de (1835-85); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Japanese man and woman in kimonos, 18th century (print)

Japanese man and woman in kimonos, 18th century (print)
3794020 Japanese man and woman in kimonos, 18th century (print) by Ishikawa Toyonobu (1711-85); (add.info.: Japanese man and woman dressed in kimonos)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Young Japanese woman in kimono, 18th century (print)

Young Japanese woman in kimono, 18th century (print)
3794014 Young Japanese woman in kimono, 18th century (print) by Torii Kiyonobu I (1664-1729); (add.info.: Young Japanese woman in kimono - returning from the Ebisu festival)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Dance, c.1877-79 (ledger drawing)

Dance, c.1877-79 (ledger drawing)
3673021 Dance, c.1877-79 (ledger drawing) by Native American, (19th century); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois, USA; (add.info.: Black Horse ledger, ca. 1877-1879 Pages 180-181)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Man and Woman native, 1798 (watercolour)

Man and Woman native, 1798 (watercolour)
3672961 Man and Woman native, 1798 (watercolour) by Alexander, William (1767-1816); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois, USA; (add.info)

Background imageFolk Dress Collection: Nakahu and his wife Oomna, 1824 (engraving)

Nakahu and his wife Oomna, 1824 (engraving)
3672053 Nakahu and his wife Oomna, 1824 (engraving) by Finden, Edward Francis (1791-1857); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois



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"Folk Dress: A Glimpse into Cultural Heritage and Artistic Expressions" Step back in time and immerse yourself in the captivating world of folk dress. From the Swansea Milk-Seller, Swansea Market Woman, to the Swansea Cockle-Seller, these enchanting figures bring to life a bygone era with their vibrant attire. Intriguingly captured through late 19th-century photography, we catch a glimpse of Gabriel Hanotaux, a French historian and politician whose portrait exudes an air of intellectual prowess. Meanwhile, Harlaxton Manor's front entrance beckons us through its forecourt screen - an architectural marvel that stands as a testament to timeless elegance. The artistic realm also takes center stage as we encounter Edouard Manet's enigmatic gaze in his portrait. His brushstrokes reveal both mastery and mystery, leaving us captivated by his artistic vision. Venturing further into Mesoamerica, Waldeck's original artwork transports us to ancient civilizations with Box 10 of 22 from his collection. We witness scenes depicting leaving home for the Carlisle Indian School - poignant moments frozen in chromolitho prints that evoke emotions of longing and hope. Delving deeper into history, we discover Goddess Teoyaomqui alongside a porphyry sacrificial stone - watercolors that unveil the sacred rituals and beliefs held dear by our ancestors. The divinity portrayed here resonates with power and reverence while Maya heroes emerge from another painting - their presence commanding respect across generations. As our journey continues through vibrant watercolor depictions of Mexican Indians celebrating in holiday dress or Indians about Carthagena soon after South America's conquests unfold before our eyes; we are transported across continents experiencing diverse cultures united under one theme – traditional attire. Finally reaching Guiana Indians' portrayal brings forth yet another facet of indigenous heritage preserved on canvas. Their unique clothing reflects centuries-old traditions passed down through generations, reminding us of the rich tapestry that makes up our global community.