Afternoon dress Design House: House of Worth (French, Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne Paris) Date: ca. 1875 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 28 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 61 in.
Evening dress 1898 of American origin. Ivory satin gown sweeps back into a short semi-circular train. Skirt is overlaid with finely embroidered & beaded black lace. In addition, a black lace & ivory satin bolero jacket sets off this piece ~ long sleeves.
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The 'Lily' evening gown, by Worth, c. at the Palais Galliera, musée de la Mode de la Ville de Paris. Elisabeth de Caraman-Chimay, Comtesse Greffulhe made this dress famous by posing in it for the photographer Nadar in