Silk jacquard ensemble with black chiffon and jet trim (side view, day bodice), by Charles Frederick (or Jean-Philippe) Worth, French, 1893. Also has an evening bodice and matching satin shoes with jet beads.
Dress (Ball Gown) House of Worth (French, 1858–1956) Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926) Date: 1896–1900
Civil War wedding dress
Dress, Visiting Emile Pingat (French, active 1860–96) Date: ca. 1872 Culture: French Medium: silk
Edwardian Era Fashion http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=Edwardian+Fashion=IQFRDR#
Historical dress. Approximately mid to late 19th century. LOVELY
Ballgown ca. 1865. "The straw embroidery on this dress makes it particularly spectacular worn over a crinoline," says Europeana blog about photo (by Christa Losta), from the Vienna Museum.
House of Worth. Several views of ball dress from 1864-66, designed by Charles Frederick Worth. Orange silk with raised patterns in white silk.