ca. 1867 Maria Hendrika

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by Katenka_Fyodorovna on 3 January 2011; image enlarged by half and sepia tone removed by gogm.

This shows how the natural waistline briefly returned for evening dresses in the late 1860s with the conical crinoline skirt.

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