Circa 1911 dresses: (left) - Jeanne Lanvin, embroidered silk chiffon and tulle lace with rose ornaments; (right) unknown designer - silk tulle and silk chiffon embroidered with beads, faux pearls, and gold cord embroidery on skirt.
Belle Epoque evening gown by Liberty Company Ltd, London & Paris. Circa 1910 to Was sold in an English department store belonging to the family of Calgary entrepreneur Joseph Stanley. This design is rich with lace, embroidery & multi hued silk voile.
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