Evening Coat House of Worth 1900 Historicism was a major hallmark of the House of Worth beginning with Charles Frederick Worth’s interest in studying historical costume through museum research. This evening coat readily includes iconography of the.
Designed by Jean-Philippe Worth for House of Worth circa 1902 made from Silk plain weave (faille), brocaded with silk and gold and silver metallic yarns, bodice trimmed with machine-made net and silk satin ribbon.
Tea gown House of Worth (French, Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne Paris) Date: ca. 1880 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 60 in. cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Kyoto Costume Institute Gift, 1981
Dress Attributed to House of Worth (French, Date: 1883 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 15 in. cm) (b) Length at CB: 48 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Agnes Miles Carpenter, 1948 Accession Number: b