Venetian Masquerade Masks Tradition

Venetian Carnival Masquerade Masks
Masks in Venice, Italy Venetian masks have been worn in Venice, Italy, since antiquity. Both men and women, were used to disguise themselves in their everyday life. This custom lasted for several centuries, from about the second half of 1200s' until the end of the Veneto Republic in 1797. Any servant could be mistaken for an aristocrat, and vice-versa. Men and women could b...
Read More