Afternoon dress Design House: Augustine Martin & Company Designer: Augustine Martin (French) Date: ca. 1885 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 27 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 43 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume
Woman's Dress: Bodice and Skirt Made in United States 1876 Steel grey silk taffeta and pale pink silk plain and striped satin; grey silk knotted fringe and pink satin cording Philadelphia Museum of Art
Evening dress Date: Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 58 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Samuel E. Haslett, 1920 Accession Number: b
Truly Victorian patterns 463 1884 French Basque Bodice a modified TV 361 Butterfly train, shortened. The TV 261 4 gore underskirt. so we'd use the same pattern and brocade but different watered silk for each.
Afternoon dress House of Worth (French, Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne Paris) Date: ca. 1874 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CF: 52 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Etienne Lawrence Sturhahn, 1975