Dinner gown, J. Franken, Brooklyn, ca. Embroidered yoke in silk crewel w/brown taffeta facing. Gold ribbon & chiffon ruffle at collar. Embroidered bullion net across yoke w/small revers, embroidered & trimmed in gold bullion.
Bonnet, 1880’s France, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston “ Cream felt bonnet with cream silk ribbon, white ostrich feather and maroon artificial flowers and leaves in front, ribbon ties (yellow discoloration on feather and brim) ”
Robe à transformation, 1873. Black silk taffeta with roses embroidered on it in purple, green, & yellow silk and trimmed with black silk ribbons. Given by Empress Eugénie to the wife of the deposed emperor's doctor. (They were living in exile in Britain at this time.) Palais Galliera, Musée de la Mode de la Ville de Paris