Robe à l’anglaise”, painted medallions after Angelica Kauffmann France, circa 1787 Silk, gold thread embroidery, silver glittering spangles, embroidered and painted motifs on appliqué taffeta medallions - a dress from The Duchess is modeled after this!
Paris National Opera, 1988 COSTUME DESCRIPTION: Crinoline dress style second empire painted green white taffeta of water from a garden arbor pattern decorated with foliage and wisteria. Skirt trimmed with black lamé applications, mauve flowers and leaves. Big bow in the back. Gold plated necklace with big purple stones, small green and white stones. Metal bracelet gold with green and purple stones. Two gold metal ring with red stone, green and white. Stakes purple flowers.