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whattheywore:    Gown from the 1870s, Kyoto Costume Institute  I absolutely love the fabric. Just look at that killer color combo!

France - Reception dress by N. Rodrigues - Blue-green silk satin brocade with woven pattern of red roses; bustle-style two-piece dress; lace at neckline, front opening and cuffs; silk satin bows at cuffs; train with silk thread fringe and wooden beads

1885 Augusta Auctions

Augusta Auctions accepts consignments of historic clothing and textiles from museums, estates and individuals.

My 3 Series ~ A Silhouette Retrospective for Readers, Fellow Authors, & Dilettantes


Dress, Dinner A. Corbay (French) Date: 1873 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 22 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 77 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Flockhart, 1968 Accession Number: b