Dress 1836, British, Made of silk. Taupe silk with lighter beige striping, and exquisitely embroidered with floral sprigs. Classic elements of gowns of this period: boat neckline, massive puffed sleeves attach to the bodice from drop shoulders, cinched waist and full gathered skirt.
Men's Wear 1830-1849, Plate 048. Fashion plates, 1790-1929. The Costume Institute Fashion Plates The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Woodman Thompson (b17509853) #fashion
1848, "zwei Damen in Winterkleidung", Frankreich