Historical Fashion: Gay Nineties (1890-1905)
Bottle-green brocaded silk satin gown, by Charles Frederick Worth, French, ca. 1890-93.
Purple wool tweed afternoon dress with black and yellow silk trim, American, 1894-96.
Eggplant silk brocade and velvet dress, American, 1890s. San Diego History Center.
Silk and lace shirtwaist, American, ca. 1895.
Patterned fawn and ecru silk shirtwaist with ecru linen collar and cuffs, American, 1890s.
Striped blue cotton and linen shirtwaist with white collar and cuffs, American, 1890s.
Bronze silk dress (front), American, 1893-94.
Pale blue-green silk visiting dress (skirt), probably American, 1890-93.
Pale blue-green silk visiting dress (bodice), probably American, 1890-93.
Beaded burgundy and pink silk satin and velvet afternoon dress, American, ca. 1895.
Navy wool jacket, by Lord & Taylor, American, 1893-94.
Green silk and wool walking suit (back), probably American, 1897-98.