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(women, bottom right, button sleeves on under layer) --- Manuscript BNF Latin 757 Missale et horae ad usum Fratrum Minorum Folio 258r Dating 1385-1390 From Milan, Lombardy, Italy Ho...

(women, bottom right, button sleeves on under layer) --- Manuscript BNF Latin 757 Missale et horae ad usum Fratrum Minorum Folio Dating From Milan, Lombardy, Italy Ho.

14thc houppelande - note cloak neck.

century houppelande, with its extravagant use of fabric, was a symbol of wealth in medieval times when every scrap of cloth was precious.' Notice her whimsical expression, almost as if she is speaking to the sculptor.