17th Century Female Beauty Standards?

Answer The 17th century, like today's society, had its idiosyncrasies as to what characterized female beauty. Royalty, as in many other eras, helped to dictate the style of the period. Artists also captur... Read More »

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When was the 17th century?

The first century A.D. lasted from the year 1 to the year 100, which means that all subsequent centuries are labeled with a number one higher than the actual years they encapsulate. The 17th centur... Read More »

Who was the 17th century pope?

Twelve different men served as the pope during the 17th century. The first pope during the 17th century, Pope Clement VIII served from 1592 to 1605. The last pope of the 17th century, Pope Innocen... Read More »

17th Century Men's Costumes?

The 17th century was a time of changes of all kinds in Europe and America, and fashion was no exception. While fashion changed significantly during the seventeenth century, there are several articl... Read More »

Hairstyles of the 17th Century?

Hairstyles have come a long way in the past hundred years. The 17th century was no different. As the 16th century and Queen Elizabeth's influence waned, a new technology made new styles possible an... Read More »