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Evening dress House of Worth (French, 1858–1956) Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris) Date: ca. 1882 Culture: French Medium: silk Front 2 Th prettiest <3
Can you imagine how long it took to make this 1870s dress? It's Gawgeous with a capital G!
Wedding Cape (Wool and Silk), Met Museum, ca. 1870. Front view.
Circa 1880 Princess Line Dress: taffeta, silk faille, trimmed with delicate lace, pleated silk fringe, and satin ribbon.
"Venus" dress, 1949 Christian Dior (French, 1905–1957) Gray silk net embroidered with feather–shaped opalescent sequins, rhinestones, simulated pearls, and paillettes - http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/C.I.53.40.7a-e - see detail below
Beautiful Lady, 19th Century Tea Garden Gown.