Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Aesthetics of Court Livery and Folk Costume

  1. #1
    Providence Planter
    „Friend of Germanics”
    Skadi Funding Member


    Rodskarl Dubhgall's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Last Online
    @
    Status
    Available
    Ethnicity
    American
    Ancestry
    Anglo
    Subrace
    Nordic
    Y-DNA
    R-S6285
    mtDNA
    K2A5A1
    Country
    England England
    State
    Rhode Island Rhode Island
    Location
    Kentucky
    Gender
    Age
    38
    Zodiac Sign
    Leo
    Family
    Married parent
    Occupation
    Blacksmith
    Politics
    Anti-Federalist
    Religion
    Posts
    3,704
    Thanks Thanks Given 
    8,058
    Thanks Thanks Received 
    400
    Thanked in
    347 Posts

    Aesthetics of Court Livery and Folk Costume

    https://www.thetasteofgermany.com/al...bs-11-2-fl-oz/

    About 12 hours ago, I drank Almdudler for the first time and saw this on its can:


    Other than naturally enjoying my refreshment, I was initially taken aback by the imagery employed. Does anybody else see what looked immediately to me like a Spanish or Mexican fashion? My theory is that Habsburgs developed a similar aesthetic throughout their realms, as a sort of livery and this was adopted by the commons. The most telltale sign is in the hats worn, as I can envision them fitted with fringe as the figures dance with castanets.

  2. #2
    Member

    Join Date
    Nov 2020
    Last Online
    1 Week Ago @ 10:04 AM
    Ethnicity
    Anglo-Canadian
    Country
    United States United States
    State
    Illinois Illinois
    Location
    Springfield
    Gender
    Posts
    27
    Thanks Thanks Given 
    1
    Thanks Thanks Received 
    7
    Thanked in
    6 Posts
    Very cute drawing. These traditional images inspire more credibility in the product. It seems like it has been in production for so many years and the like. Not a bad marketing ploy.

Similar Threads

  1. Steampunk and Associated Aesthetics
    By renownedwolf in forum Visual Arts & Aesthetics
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: Tuesday, October 18th, 2016, 12:29 PM
  2. 18th Century German Aesthetics
    By Moody in forum Philosophy
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: Friday, September 12th, 2008, 03:46 PM
  3. Racial Aesthetics in the Third Reich
    By Voron in forum Physical Anthropology
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: Saturday, March 24th, 2007, 02:50 AM
  4. Aesthetics of pale skin
    By Count Armfelt in forum Men, Women, & Relationships
    Replies: 52
    Last Post: Sunday, October 22nd, 2006, 04:59 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •