1490 Fresco from the Picccolomini Library in Sienna depicting the marriage of a Portugese princess, Eleaonra to the Holy Roman Emperor, Frederick III. She and all her ladies wear Sayas and Mantos as well as Coffias de Tranzado
1552-1553 Isotta Brembatti by Giovanni Battista Moroni (Accademia Carrara di Bergamo Pinacoteca - Bergamo, Lombardia, Italy) | Grand Ladies
1552-1553 Isotta Brembatti by Giovanni Battista Moroni-EXCERPT: While there are strong connections between Spanish and Italian fashion, Lady Isotts wears a skirt with no supports and an opaque glossy over-partlet with a striped ruff underneath. Her dress also has a wider plain partlet. Her sleeves are narrow, not puffed. There is no lace on this gorgeous dress.