A History of Fashion, Silhouette Version: a look at how silhouettes have changed over the past 250 years. This I find really fascinating as it relates the the models I drawn in my folder for my Elle woods style dress
Century Shoes [ being more familiar with shoe details might translate better to the book cover than clothing details but a decorative book arts book doesn't get the wear a shoe does so I can go for a few more delicate details ]
Victorian fashion plate, 1880 - illustration from (unknown) book. Grey cotton day dress with cuirasse bodice and ruched, draped and pleated skirt, sewn to white cotton ground with grey and red frills at hem. Tie back skirts.