Portrait of Countess Anna von Hallwyl, 1865 by Boutibonne. Dress, 1865 by W. (See comments below for links to portrait and dress) (The original link is dead. Can anyone help find out if this is THE dress or a reproduction?
This showcases the "La belle Epoque" spirit of the era during the Edwardian era. This image demonstrates the type of dress style that women wore. La belle Epoque was a period in history that lead up to WWI.
The Phantom of the Opera Century, Emmy Rossum as Christine. Costume Design by Alexandra Byrne. Best Costume Award nomination from the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films. Not a true Victorian gown, but a lovely dress.