Images of our latest commission for a French Regency Era evening gown. It is made of 100% silk with a full cotton lining. This gown was based upon two images from the period:
Portrait of Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte (source unknown)
Extant French gown in blue silk (source unknown)
This commission was for a celebratory event to honor Maryland native Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte. Known as Betsy, EPB was sister in law to Napoleon of France. You can read more about her athttp://scandalouswoman.blogspot.com/2008/05/woman-scorned-elizabeth-patterson.html
In the meantime, here is the gown.
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