Apr 152011
 

Regency clothing at the V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum, London)

Muslin gown, c. 1795
Cotton, embroidered with silk

Day dress, 1818-20, Britain
Muslin stitched with colored wool

Ball dress, about 1820
Britain or France
Overdress: machine-made net embroidered with silver gilt and blonde lace
Underdress: Silk satin
The other garments pictured here (Rococo Court Mantua and Suit) are on the Rococo Men’s respectively Women’s clothing pages.

Double-breasted Tail coat, 1830-40
Wool with silver-gilt buttons

Another Regency gown

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