LOT 624 MRS. C. DONOVAN SILK BROCADE EVENING DRESS, 1888 - 1889.
Platinum satin 2-piece with polychrome flower sprigs, boned front-lacing bodice having square neckline and embroidered silk tulle sleeve with shoulder ruffle, bustle skirt having front inset with ruffled lace center panel and ruched tulle hem band backed in silk pleats and lace. Petersham label. B-38, W-26, skirt L-42. (Lining destroyed, underskirt hem band detached from shattered silk, tulle darkened, trim possibly missing from bodice, lacking laces, side seam unstitched on skirt) fair but easily restored. MMA $900Read More