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1832. Evening dresses.

Evening dress, 1832 France, Journal des Dames et des Modes Just posting this for the hairstyle. I knew hair from the was strange but wtf. It’s usually going straight up, not out.

Ackermann  Repository, Evening Dress, March 1827.  Sleeves.  SLEEVES!

engravings Hand-colored engraving on paper Sheet: 11 x 8 in. Composition: 8 x 5 in. x cm) Gift of Charles LeMaire Costume and Textiles

Из журнала 1835г.

Sort of like Clarissa's opera dress, with its draped bodice. Evening dress, 1832 France, Journal des Dames et des Modes

1840. Evening dress, England.

1840 evening dress --- "bertha" lace collar and puffy sleeves are making reference to c. A little hair dressing piece of ribbons and small flowers is draped over/mingled in with the hair.

VINTAGE FASHION PRINT DESCRIPTION This hand colored lithograph print is from…

Le Follet Fashion Plate - 1850 - "WOMAN WITH UMBRELLA" - H-C Lithograph

Journal des Demoiselles 1876

June fashions, 1876 France, Journal des Demoiselles et Petit Courrier des Dames Réunis; Fairly modest bustle size, like the length of the one of the right -- also, note how the bodices and the skirt aprons are the same piece?

DAY DRESS Fashion Plate from Wiener Zeitschrift, July 1840

Day Dress fashion plate from Wiener Zeitschrift, July 1840 Sleeves were narrower and fullness dropped from just below the shoulder at the beginning of the decade to the lower arm, leading toward the flared pagoda sleeves of the and

Victorian Fashion

These lovely "Street Toilettes" would be stunning as modern garments. From The Delineator, December 1898