Day dress Place of origin: Paris, France Date: ca. 1889 Artist/Maker: Charles Frederick Worth Materials and Techniques: Wool, with figured satin panels, edged with moiré ribbon, lined with silk, boned, pleats, gold beaded tulle Museum number: T.268&A-1972 | V&A
Vestido de noiva ombro a ombro, com renda bordada no corpete, cinto bordado à mão com pérolas, canutilhos, swarovski e vidrilhos. saia de tule francês com aplicação de renda no barrado. A manga era removível que se transformava em manga curtinha. Off the shoulder A shaped dress with embroidered lace top and embroidered belt. French tulle skirt embroidered with french lace. Removable long sleeves that tunred into short ones.
Back view, robe à la francaise (sack-back gown), France, 1760-1780. Striped salmon-coloured brocaded silk. A white leaf pattern is woven into the fabric and as well as floral sprays in various colours.