Corte beschryvinghe van Engeland, Scotland ende Ireland.
Dutch Water Colour Painting of Irish Men and Women,
by Lucas d'Heere, about 1575.
Image taken from McClintock, H. F. Old Irish Dress and that of the Isle of Man.. Dundalgan Press, Dundalk, 1943. Source: A Gentlewoman's Accounts
British Library Add MS 28330, f. 34r: Four inhabitants of Ireland in dress of the 16th century: a noblewoman, a burgher's wife, and two wild Irishmen.
Lucas de Heere (b. 1534, d. 1584), painter and poet, written by him during his exile in England (perhaps from 1566, documented between 1571 and 1576).
By the same artist:
81. Irish as they stand accoutred being at the service of the late King Henry, by Lucas d'Heere
82. Irishman and Irishwoman, by Lucas d'Heere
83. Irish Woman and Girl, by Lucas d'Heere
Other Illustrations of Irish Costume & Soldiers