Royal Vintage Blog
(French book "Le Livre Des Bonnes Moeurs" - by Jacques Legrand, 1338) - Sphere resembles a "montgolfiere" (French for baloon) but there were no balloons in 14th century France.
I have no idea where it is from, what time period or the artist, but it certainly is a side-laced kirtle. And a good shot of spiral lacing.
Horae ad usum Parisiensem [Heures de René d'Anjou, roi de Sicile (1434-1480)] | Gallica
“Le livre de femmes nobles et renomées” from Boccacio’s “De mulieribus claris”; 15-16th century, France, Cognac
Marguerite d'Orleans,Comtesse de Vertus (1406-1466),daughter of Louis I Duc d'Orleans and Valentina Visconti,XVth c. illustration from the Book of Hours of Marguerite d'Orleans
1883-85 walking bustle dress in plaid wool by PRIOR ATTIRE
Child's Velvet Bustle Dress, 1880s, Augusta Auctions, October 2007 Vintage Clothing & Textile Auction, Lot 430
Victoria & Albert Museum of Childhood | Martha Pullen
A very smart boy’s ensemble from circa 1879.