1865 French Silk evening dress at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - If you click the pin, you will see that this is actually an example of a transformation dress. Such a dress was made up of three pieces: a skirt, a day bodice and an evening bodi
Gown, Emile Pingat, Cream silk brocade, lace, gold and yellow satin. Worn by Mrs. This gown is one of more than 60 couture pieces featured in the exhibition Chic Chicago: Couture Treasures from the Chicago History Museum.
Court dress (by Piero Tosi), tiara and amethyst set, from the movie "Ludwig" Worn by Izabella Telezynska in the role of the "Queen Mother" for the scene depicting Ludwig II of Bavaria's 1864 coronation. Photos courtesy of la_gatta_ciara on LiveJournal.
Wedding ensemble Design House: House of Paquin (French, Designer: Mme. Jeanne Paquin (French, Date: 1910 Culture: French Medium: silk, cotton, beads Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 13 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 48 in.