Evening dress from the House of Drecoll Drecoll was a major Parisian house during the early century. This dress reflects the designer's interest in historicism; the empire style and embroidery evoke the neoclassical fashions of the Napoleonic era.
Evening Dress: ca. & dress epitomises the elegant feminine fashions of the well-to-do in the Edwardian period, particularly in its use of soft flowing pale silk, extensive use of lace and net, and in the ornate decoration of the bodice.
Evening dress House of Paquin (French, Designer: Mme. Jeanne Paquin (French, Date: Culture: French Medium: silk, silver, rhinestones Dimensions: Length at CB: 72 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at
1910 vintage evening gown from JAMES CAMERON'S TITANIC. Butter yellow silk satin with black marquisette overdress. Yellow, blue and black silk embroidery. An authentic period gown that has been painstakingly restored.