This beautiful Irish crocheted dress was worn by Anna Vidal I Sola de Rocamora at the turn of the Century. The photo comes from Annie Potter's book, "A Living Mystery, the International Art & History of Crochet"
Afternoon dress Design House: House of Worth (French, Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne Paris) Date: ca. 1875 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 28 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 61 in.
LACE TEA GOWN, c. 1908 Go Back Lot: 679 April 2006 Vintage Clothing & Textile Auction New Hope, PA Brussels applique lace trimmed w/ pale blue silk satin ribbons & bows, lined in cream silk satin, B W H L (brown stains near hem & on lower bow) excellent.