Detail of metal belt which cinches in the high empire line waist. ca.1798'Fortunee' from the Napoleon and the Empire of Fashion collection.
exclusive images of the Exhibition open in Milan's TRIENNALE 16 June to 12 September 2010
Another gown from the Napoleon Empire of Fashion exhibit
Francoise. Napoleon and the Empire of Fashion.
Cecile. detail -1807 Napoleon and the Empire of Fashion
Napoleon and the Empire of Fashion
Therese. Napoleon and the Empire of Fashion Exhibition
Fan 1805 .Ivory, silk tulle, gold and cut steel.
NATALIE: Purse in silk net, silk ribbon, fringed silk ribbon lined in ivory taffeta with a painted paper medallion decorated with gold foil. France, 1808-10. Dress in ivory silk satin. France c. 1808. Napoleon and the Empire of Fashion
c1805-10 fine white muslin gown with Juliet sleeves. Cuff detail. Books of the whole Sylvestra Regency Fashion collection available! http://www.blurb.co.uk/search/site_search?search=sylvestra+regency