Dress of Empress Maria Feodorovna, 1880’s From the State... (Fripperies and Fobs)
Dress of Empress Maria Feodorovna, 1880’s From the State...
1880, faille and silk brocade, visiting ensemble.
Walking suit ca. 1870s. Two-piece visiting dress in 2 shades of gray silk faille. Skirt has short train and is worn with bustle. Triangular pocket on right side of skirt, trimmed with buttons & cord lacing, was designed to hold parasol. Indianapolis Museum of Art:
Robe daprès-midi, vers 1874, en organdi crème imprimé en noir de guirlandes montantes de nèfles