Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Almansa 2018

Poster of the international meeting of historical recreation in almansa, April 2018, organized by Asociación 1707 Almansa Historica. // battle of almansa, International Historical reenactment meeting, April 2018, organized by the 707 Historical Almansa Association.

- programme of acts / events program:

Sunday, 14 January 2018

Sealed Knot is 50 years old this year

As Andy mentioned ECW reenactment is almost 50 years old. February 1968 Brigadier Peter Young formed the SK. This is a family snap from around that era at Bath. Below is Peter Young
Read an article from Mayfair magazine from 1970 on the Sealed Knot

Thursday, 11 January 2018

Avanpost pikemen

I know I have already written about this range but these pikemen really impress me and I can't resist posting them. Facebook page for the company.

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Soldiers at Leisure

Of course this book looks ideal for anyone wanting to learn more about Guardroom paintings.

Monday, 8 January 2018

Anthonie Palamedes (1601-1673) A Guardroom Interior with a Company of Pikemen

Anthonie Palamedesz. (1601-1673) Guardroom Scene (1656)

Discovered these today - they're pretty good.

Gerard ter Borch, The messenger, known as 'The unwelcome message', 1653

Edwin of The year 1672 ~ Het Rampjaar
posted this and I thought I would share it. Wiki on the artist
Zoomable image here