PRINTED COTTON POLONAISE DRESS, 1880's. Cream with repeat of brown grape clusters, unboned pannier bodice with pleated ruffle to yoke and cuff, brown trim bands, back buttons, lace hem trim, under skirt with double row of hem pleats
Boots ca. 1880-1890, via Manchester City Galleries.
1880- 1882: Victorian fashion plate, illustration from (unknown) book. Grey cotton day dress with cuirasse bodice and ruched, draped and pleated skirt, sewn to white cotton ground with grey and red frills at hem. Tie back skirts.
Evening dress, 1855-1860, British, silk and linen.
History of Hats | Gallery - Chapter 14 - Village Hat Shop
Dress, ca. 1880. Sage green floral silk brocade two-piece bustle gown with fern green accents & moss green silk satin panels. Silk cord laced design criss-crosses decolletage with tab accents that repeat at cuffs, which have pleated silk chiffon inserts. Lined bodice has deep points at hem & decorative floral metal buttons at front closure. Ruched & pleated front panel on skirt; draped bustled back to attached overskirt, trimmed in blonde Chantilly lace. time-travelers/ebay: