Edwardian dress 1900
Herbert Luey Evening dress | Met Museum | ca. 1890 One of the cases where the back of the gown certainly exceeds the front. Such spectacular draping! This is what happens with proper fabric choice, ladies and gents.
Victorian women's fashion
Ballgown, ca 1860.
Evening dress, circa 1895, Abiti Antichi (back)
Fortuny dress (Delphos, 1907) and cape (Cnosos, 1906) exhibited at the Museo del Traje in 2010 as part of a Fortuny exhibition. Amigos del Museo del Traje by SayaValentine
Wedding dress ca. 1878–80. McCord Museum via La Bible Urbaine, Style List Quebec, & Annie Penin blog
Cream crochet lace dress, c. 1900. Collection of Fashion Museum Bath, via @Fashion_Museum on Twitter.