By fashionable dress outline changed to an exaggerated derriere and flattening at the front. Half-crinolines or crinolettes marked a mid-point between cage crinolines and bustles. They often had extra loops of steel which acted as a bustle.
'What Lies Beneath' sculpture by Ingrid Mida, a recreation of an century chemise, corset and panier created out of window mesh. This sculpture allows the viewer to see the layers and supporting substructure to an century gown.