ornamentedbeing: Date: 13 May 1898. Occasion: The Drawing Room,…





ornamentedbeing:

Date: 13 May 1898.

Occasion: The Drawing Room, 13 May 1898: presented in the Diplomatic Circle by Mme. de Bille, wife of the Danish Minister.

Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Court dress: “…an undergown of white chiffon over white satin, with lace insertions and frills of chiffon, edged bébé satin ribbons, and long sash ends of chiffon; train of white satin duchesse with white chiffon and lilies of the valley.” (see: The Gentlewoman, 21 May 1898, p 722b).

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