Ensemble Design House: A. Felix (French) Date: Culture: French Medium: silk, glass, leather Dimensions: Length ((a) from shoulder): 49 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Travis T. Brown, 1978 Accession Number: d–f
Dress Attributed to House of Worth (French, Date: 1883 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 15 in. cm) (b) Length at CB: 48 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Agnes Miles Carpenter, 1948 Accession Number: b
1811 British Ball gown at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - The use of a sheer overlay on this gown and the light colours lend themselves well to the Regency-era silhouette of a high waist and straight skirt.