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1897/1898 Victorian Bodice of Yellow Silk Crepe and Brown Velvet with Embroidery

Victorian Bodice of Yellow Silk Crepe and Brown Velvet with Embroidery - this is pretty bold, but there's something about it I like.

Complete three-piece in velvet dark blue silk.1891-1900

Complete three-piece (bodice, skirt and cape) in velvet dark blue silk. The bodice is closed in front by hooks. Inside the cape there 'label' paves daughters Grace M. Mode and Packaging Naples, Dress, front view without cape

Dress | c. 1889 | Paris (bodice and sleeve detail)

Paris, France (made) Date: (made) Artist/Maker: Sara Mayer & A. Morhanger (designer) Materials and Techniques: Figured silk overlaid with chiffon, velvet ribbon, machine lace, velvet Credit Line: Given by Major and Mrs Broughton

Dress, 1890s. Two-piece gray silk faille. Boned bodice covered in pleated black chiffon with sequins and crystal beads. Back chiffon insert with cream tape lace. Sleeves puffed front and back, ruffled collar with back bow, ruffled cuff. Skirt lined in polished cotton with velvet hem band. Whitaker Auctions.

Visiting Dress, circa Two-piece gray silk faille. Boned bodice covered in pleated black chiffon with sequins and crystal beads. Sleeves puffed front and back, ruffled collar. Skirt lined in polished cotton with velvet hem band.

c.1879 red shot silk dress from University of Alberta

This reminds me of Mina's gowns in Dracula Dress, Canadian, Red shot silk bodice w/burgundy shell buttons at center

Day Dress Made Of Silk - American   c.1898   -   The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dress Date: ca. 1895 Culture: American (probably) Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 63 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of The New York Historical Society, 1979 Accession Number: b This artwork is not on display

Worth

Afternoon dress House of Worth (French, Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne Paris) Date: 1889 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal