Haute Couture Victorian fashion dress gown American 1885-1888. #Historical #Costume made from cotton and silk. Printed stripe textiles were fashionable in sporting activities throughout the 19th century due to the nautical theme and their jaunty air which inspires vigor. Although the silhouette remained the same, high neckline, long sleeve with the skirt style pleated at the front and a natural flow bustle train at the back. The trimmings were reduced. #Hautecouture #Vintage #Victorian…
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The delicateness and lightness of embroidery in this piece creates the feel of fragility. The light cream colours and see through chiffon materials against the curved and smooth edges enhances the fragile essence of the piece.
Doll, 1892 par Germaine Lecomte ( métal, le plâtre , les cheveux , la soie , le bois, le crin de cheval , plumes ) , 1949. MMA
Dress Date: ca. 1870–1880 Media: Pale Olive Green Taffeta, Damask, And Sateen Accession Number: 52.12.1a-b Cuirasse style bodice, central panel of figured blue-green silk, attatched lace collar. Overskirt of figured silk attatches to bodice and is elaborately draped at the back. Trimmed with chenille fringe. Underskirt of olive taffeta, ruched, trained and trimmed with pleated flounces. For a large bustle.
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Saturday. Seaside. Stripes, 1885–88. This American cotton & silk dress @MetMuseum would have been acceptable garb for yachting, tennis, or a seaside stroll. The stripes were considered stylish for these "less formal" activities, and project a maritime sensibility. The dress is a bit shorter & embellishments have been reduced. Acc. # Number: 2009.300.2477a, b