Two-piece walking dress ca. 1899. Bodice has very elaborate collar including…
1898 Worth evening dress of Empress Maria Fyodorovna. From the STATE HERMITAGE MUSEUM.
Dress House of Worth (French, 1858–1956) Date: ca. 1898 Culture: French Medium: [no medium available] Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Paul G. Pennoyer, 1964.
Portrait of Edith Kingdon Gould, by Chartran, 1898 (above), showing the sitter wearing a red velvet evening gown, by Worth, also made in 1898 (below). Photos via the Irenebrination blog.
Belle Epoch 1890's Stripe Silk Chiffon Dress w/Provenance
A stunning 1890’s Bell Epoch area striped silk chiffon dress that has recently been de-accessioned from a museum collection. The cataloging tag and museum name is stitched inside the dress.
Day dress ca. 1890s. Blue & white polka dot wool with lace collar & cuffs, gigot sleeves, substantial ruffle at hemline, cotton bodice lining and polished cotton skirt lining. Marzilli Vintage/Ruby Lane
Evening dress ca. 1898-1900 From the Galleria del Costume di Palazzo Pitti