The history of dress 1530-1687 – Autumn 2015

DSC03827This course provides an introduction to dress history between 1530-1687: from the Tudors through the Civil War to James II. Themes will cover court dress, undergarments, the care of clothes, working and middle class dress, sports and pastimes and men’s dress and armour. The course will use paintings, sculpture and literature of the period to examine what people wore, and why.

Tutor – Clare Bowyer
Fee – £53.90 or Free
Venue – WEA, The Mill, Lodge Lane, Derby DE1 3HB
Date – Friday 1:30pm-3:30pm,  7 meetings from 25 September 2015
Course Ref – C2335112
Online enrolment is available from 1 July – go to


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