House of Worth - Court Dress with train & silver embroidery, Late 19th C
VESTIDO EN SEDA NEGRA Y ALGODON BORDADOS 1905
This ensemble from1898 is beautiful. Though the shape is entirely specific to its decade, what might be called the fashion strategies--subtle color, tone on tone decoration, elaborate and interesting embellishment--might have been adopted by any affluent woman of the century.
Day dress Date: 1891–1900 Location:Not on display Century:19th Century AD Media:Silk Taffeta, Printed Linen Appliqués, Sequins, Silk Chiffon, Velvet
Robe du soir Doucet, Paris, 1900-1905 Mousseline, broderie de filé or, chenille et strass, dentelle à l’aiguille