LOT 614 SILK BUSTLE DRESS and PHOTOGRAPH, 1878.
Claret faille asymmetrical cuirasse bodice with floral brocade collar, cuff and trim, decorated with polychrome beaded black velvet ribbon having braided chevrons, painted nacre buttons set on the diagonal, trained skirt with panel of horizontal pleats and fancy ruffle having pleated brocade. B-32, W-20. (4-inch seam opening on bodice, collar small seam opening, some ties to underside of bodice skirt torn) very good. Lot includes a Paris studio photograph of woman wearing dress (losses) fair. $6000Read More