Dress (Ball Gown) Emile Pingat (French, active 1860–96) Date: 1891–93 Culture: French Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: Length (a): 18 in. (45.7 cm) Length at CB (b): 68 in. (172.7 cm)
Woman's day dress, c. 1850, with skirt of blue silk ground with all-over black floral pattern and bodice of blue and black silk, jacquard-woven in a floral pattern, trimmed with ribbon and black silk fringe at front opening and hem.
Blue Silk and Cotton Print Wedding Gown, American, 1860.