Coronation outfit (dress, gloves, shoes), 1860, at the Royal Armory, Stockholm. Worn by Queen Lovisa of Sweden (née Princess Louise of the Netherlands) for her coronation at Stockholm Cathedral on May 3, 1860. CLICK THROUGH FOR BIGGER IMAGES.
Afternoon dress, Terhune, New York, ca. 1905. Silk. Metropolitan Museum of Art: “This afternoon dress … differs in quality and construction from that of the French couture, but it has a distinctively jaunty feel and effective presence. The graduated dot motif of the textile has a particularly modern sensibility.”