Duchess of Devonshire's Ball (1897)


Duchess of Devonshire's Ball (1897)

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Constance Gladys Ripon (née Herbert) (1859-1917), Marchioness of Ripon dressed as Cleopatra for the Devonshire House Ball (formerly the Countess de Grey).

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Diamond Coronet Silver, gold and diamonds; 1893 A.E. Skinner This diamond coronet was made for, Louise, Duchess of Devonshire, the year after her marriage to the 8th Duke in 1893 when she was aged 61. She was seen as a leader of fashion and society, holding many balls at Devonshire House and was especially well known for the magnificent jewellery that she wore

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Lady Randolph Churchill, née Jennie Jerome, as Empress Theodora (d. 547 AD) in a costume supplied by J.P. Worth, Paris. Photographed by the firm of J. Lafayette at the Devonshire House Ball, July 2, 1897.

Lady Randolph Churchill (1854-1921), née Jennie Jerome by Lafayette 1897

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Marie Josephe, Queen of Poland, dressed for the Devonshire house ball, 1897

Marie Josephe, Queen of Poland

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Images by Lafayette of the Guests in Costume at the Devonshire House Ball 3 July 1897. Mrs William (Willie) Dodge James, later Mrs John Chaytor Brinton, née Evelyn Elizabeth Forbes (1868-1929), "in costume of period of Henry II" (1519-1559)

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Images by Lafayette of the Guests in Costume at the Devonshire House Ball 3 July 1897. Georgiana, Viscountess Curzon, later Countess Howe née Spencer-Churchill (1860-1906), as Queen Maria Leszczyńska of Poland.

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Lafayette Studios Cabinet Card: 2-3 July 1897, Alexandra, Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra (1844-1925), as Marguerite de Valois at the Devonshire House Fancy Dress Ball. Her costume was made by French dressmakers, Morin-Bloissier.

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Images by Lafayette of the Guests in Costume at the Devonshire House Ball 3 July 1897. Prince and Princess Carl of Denmark, later King Haakon VII (1872-1957) and Queen Maud of Norway (1869-1938), and Princess Victoria of Wales (1868-1935), as a 16th century Danish courtier, and Ladies-in-Waiting at to Marguerite de Valois.

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The Duke and Duchess of York (later King George V and Queen Mary) dressed as 16th century courtiers in the 1897 costume ball at Devonshire.

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Lady Cardross and Muriel Erskine- The Devonshire House Ball, 2 July 1897

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Duchess of Devonshire's ball 1897 Princess Daisy of Pless as the Queen of Sheba. The cloth alone for this dress reportedly cost over 400£ at the time

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An invitation to the Diamond Jubilee Ball at the Guildhall in 1897.

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The Emperor Napoleon and Josephine as played by Sir Charles and Lady Hartopp. They, or the photographer have caught the ambiguous relationship of the people they are portraying. The Duchess of Devonshire's Diamond Jubilee Ball 1897

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Lady Ampthill, as “a lady of King Arthur’s court”.

Costume Ball 4: Ladies only

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Stunning Edwardian Silk Dress Worn to The Devonshire House Ball | eBay

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The Duchess of Connaught as Anne of Austria, mother of Louis XIV. One of the 200 guests in fancy dress at the the Duchess of Devonshire’s Diamond Jubilee Costume Ball, 1897.

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Mrs Leslie as Brunhilde page 148

Back to the party: the Duchess of Devonshire's Costume Ball 1897

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maudelynn: Titania at the Duchess of Devonshire’s Ball c.1897

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Lady Sophie Scott ; the Duchess of Devonshire’s Jubilee Costume Ball of 1897

Party time again: Costume Ball 1897

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I saw this once in an interiors shop in Los Angeles.

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Prince Victor Duleep Singh, Prince of India at a fancy dress ball at Devonshire House as the Emperor Akbar, the Mogul emperor

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Mrs. Arthur Paget, later Lady Paget, née Mary (Minnie) Stevens as Cleopatra - Devonshire Ball 1897

Девонширский бал 1897 года.

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Louise, Duchess of Devonshire’s ‘Queen of Zenobia’ Ball Gown for the Devonshire House Ball by House of Worth, 1897 Paris, worn in England. The dress was made for Louise, Duchess of Devonshire by the House of Worth to wear at the celebrated Diamond Jubilee Ball at Devonshire House. Louise attended as Queen Zenobia, the warrior Queen of Palmyra. The Duchess may have got the idea for the theme of the dress from Inigo Jones’s costume designs for Court Masques that are on display at Chatsworth.

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Rachel, Countess of Dudley, née Gurney as Queen Esther

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Costume Ball 1897: Mr and Mrs Hall Walker as Merlin and Vivian

Party time again: Costume Ball 1897

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