The Early Modern Commons

Sarah A Bendall

Recent Posts

Guest Blog Post: JHI Blog

22 May 2017

I recently contributed a post titled, ‘“He shall not haue so much as a buske-point from thee”: Examining notions of Gender through the lens of Material Culture’,...

French Farthingale Roll, c. 1600 | Part One: Pattern & Materials

16 April 2017

Ball at the Valois court, painting, French School, c, 1580. Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes (detail)   French Farthingale Roll Part One: Pattern & Materials So far...

Dame Filmer Bodies, c. 1630-1650 Reconstruction | Part Five: Finished Product & Afterthoughts

11 December 2016

Filmer Bodies Part One: The Pattern & Materials Filmer Bodies Part Two: The Busk Filmer Bodies Part Three: The Stomacher Filmer Bodies Part Four: Constructing & Finishing Filmer...

Dame Filmer Bodies, c. 1630-1650 Reconstruction | Part Four: Constructing and Finishing the Bodies

10 December 2016

Filmer Bodies Part One: The Pattern & Materials Filmer Bodies Part Two: The Busk Filmer Bodies Part Three: The Stomacher Filmer Bodies Part Four: Constructing & Finishing ...