1851 Evening Dress of Queen Victoria made of blue watered Spitalfields silk, round necked short sleeve bodice decorated w lace on v-shaped stomacher, full skirt w half overskirt edged w ruched ribbon, decorated w printed bands of roses and foliage front
WOOL PLAID AFTERNOON DRESS, c. Black and blue plaid with black velvet high neck velvet bodice insert, cuff and fringed front panel, with deep ruched hem band, separate cotton and wool underskirt with plaid hem binding and polished cotton lining.
Evening dress Design House: Rouff (French, Date: ca. 1895 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 52 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 29 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art,