The kokoshnik is a commonly used name for a variety of traditional Russian headdresses worn by women and girls to accompany the sarafan, primarily worn in the northern regions of Russia in the 16th to 19th centuries.
Dress, 1870's Scanned from Russian Elegance
Mantle // Late 18th century Hungarian | myLusciousLife.com
Ensemble Date: 19th century Culture: Russian Medium: (a) linen (b, d) cotton (c, f, g, h, i) wool
"Russian folk costume" editions Connaissance des Arts "le costume populaire russe" Русский костюм XVIII-XIX вв.
Detail of the Russian northern folks costume
"le costume populaire russe" Русский костюм XVIII-XIX вв.
FolkCostume: White, Black and Red Embroidery of Chernyhiw Province and East Polissia, Ukraine
ApronDate: 19th century Culture: Russian Medium: linen, cotton
Russian costume in painting. ‘Girl in a Kokoshnik Headdress’ by Andrey Shishkin, a contemporary Russian artist. #art