Pelisse (image 2) | 1823 | silk | Museum of London | Item #: 59.58/3

Pelisse (image 2) | 1823 | silk | Museum of London | Item #: 59.58/3

Material World: La Galleria del Costume, Silk Tulle embroidered in gold thread, circa 1823

Material World: La Galleria del Costume, Silk Tulle embroidered in gold thread, circa 1823

1823 Wedding dress back in the 1970's I used to say this style was the perfect wedding dress. if the bride found herself pregnant she could simply turn it around and head down the aisle.

1823 Wedding dress back in the 1970's I used to say this style was the perfect wedding dress. if the bride found herself pregnant she could simply turn it around and head down the aisle.

Silk jacquard visiting dress. Trimmings: three-dimencional applique made of basic fabric. France, 1822-1823. From the collection of Alexander Vasiliev. Photo by Olga Mamaeva

Silk jacquard visiting dress. Trimmings: three-dimencional applique made of basic fabric. France, 1822-1823. From the collection of Alexander Vasiliev. Photo by Olga Mamaeva

This pelisse was made for a trousseau in 1823. Kudos to whoever it was who combined the photos of this beauty into one pin.

This pelisse was made for a trousseau in 1823. Kudos to whoever it was who combined the photos of this beauty into one pin.

Ball gown    Place of origin:  UK (possibly, made)   France (possibly, made)    Date:  1820-1823 (made)    Artist/Maker:  unknown (production)    Materials and Techniques:  Silk satin, trimmed with silk satin and silk bobbin lace

Evening dress

Ball gown Place of origin: UK (possibly, made) France (possibly, made) Date: 1820-1823 (made) Artist/Maker: unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Silk satin, trimmed with silk satin and silk bobbin lace

Pinterest
Search