Here we are with a record of the 17th century written by Mme de Motteville (daughter of Luisa Saldagna Bertaud – both of whom were – ) Anne of Austria’s closest companion.
The King of Poland has arrived and he’s being studied/written about/painted.
Turkish, yes. Persian, yes. JAPANESE?
How many 17th century French people knew how the Japanese dressed?
And why no mention about how many “Christians” were crucified in 17th century Japan??