Charles Frederick Worth couture evening gown with bustle train and embroidered with metal glass sequin paillette from 1888. Made from pale pink silk and lace, the court presentation ensemble are sewn with pleat, ruffles and bow. House of Worth.
ELIZA: What Adeline was wearing as Eliza arrives at Blackhurst in 1900. I can see her wearing this, sitting in the drawing room with her hounds at her side, watching this small dirty girl from London be brought in front of her. [Evening Dress, c.1900]