Renaissance Europe 1300-1600: Fashion
PhilipM.SoergelIMPORTANT EVENTS … 86
OVERVIEW … 89
The Regulation of Clothing … 90
Fashion as an Industry … 98
Early Renaissance Styles … 103
High and Late Renaissance Fashion … 107
DOCUMENTARY SOURCES … 116
SIDEBARS AND PRIMARY DOCUMENTS
Primary sources are listed in italics
Labor Troubles (Machiavelli describes a laborer's revolt) … 91
Clothing a Bride (Boccaccio's tale of a peasant bride) … 93
Trousseaux … 94
The Evils of Apparel (Stubbes' published work warning of the sins associated with fashion) … 96
Sumptuary Law (excerpt from a law assigning fashions by social class) … 97
Wool Imports … 99
Women's Dress (excerpt from Barbaro's treatise advising women how to dress) … 101
Taming a Shrew (scene from Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew) … 110
"Renaissance Europe 1300-1600: Fashion." Arts and Humanities Through the Eras. . Encyclopedia.com. (January 23, 2019). https://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/culture-magazines/renaissance-europe-1300-1600-fashion
"Renaissance Europe 1300-1600: Fashion." Arts and Humanities Through the Eras. . Retrieved January 23, 2019 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/culture-magazines/renaissance-europe-1300-1600-fashion
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.