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Two-piece blue silk taffeta dress with black velvet, decorated with black chenille, black wooden beads and black ribbon loop England, circa 1855

Dress   c.1837-1840 The Victoria & Albert Museum

During the Romantic Period the bishop sleeve was made with a row of vertical pleats at the shoulder that released into a soft, full sleeve gathered to a fitted cuff at the wrist.

Dress    Date:      ca. 1865 by greyz

Dress Date: ca. 1865 Culture: American Medium: cotton Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Mackay, 1967 - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

Day dress, 1850’s  Ok. That waist is just crazy!

Day dress in bright blue on a white ground, low-cut neck and long, wide sleeves with ruffles, three ruffles on the skirt.

French cotton day dress c1865 side @Cressie Teague looks like your next project! :)

Afternoon dress Date: ca. 1855 Culture: French Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 58 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of University of Virginia Drama Department, 1977 Accession Number:

Платье из чёрного бархата (вид сзади). Италия, 1867 год. Принадлежало Вирджинии Ольдоини, графине ди Кастильоне, возлюбленной Наполеона III.

fripperiesandfobs: Evening dress of the Countess di Castiglione ca. 1867 From the Fondazione Tirelli Trappetti via Daring to Do

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Dress Date: ca. 1862 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (bolero): 19 in. cm) Length at CF (skirt and bodice): 55 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Katharine S.

Evening dress ca. 1855-60 From the Leeds Museum and Galleries

Evening dress ~ ~ shimmering silk bodice with pelerine style bertha echoing a snowflake, repeated on the flounces of the sheer skirting. From the Leeds Museum & Galleries.


Day dress ca. 1870 From the Kent State University Museum This looks like denim! Now a dress like this would be an interesting contrast study in denim, wouldn't it?

Charles Frederick Worth (1825 - 1895) Silk taffeta trimmed with bands of bright green silk satin, white silk lace and sheer silk tabby net.  1867

Girl's formal evening dress with sash, It is a House of Worth. Girl's formal evening dress with sash Charles Frederick Worth - Silk taffeta trimmed with bands of bright green silk satin, white silk lace and sheer silk tabby net