Queen Victoria is portrayed with others at a 1745-themed costume ball in this print. A painting of the ball by Haghe in the Royal Collection can be seen here.
Get Up and Boogie
The panier supports of the 1700s appear to have been reproduced.
Keywords: 1845, Queen Victoria, Queen, British, Hanover family, Wettin family, long straight coiffure, headdress, square neckline, bateau neckline, bows, stomacher, revers, elbow length close sleeves, engageantes, lace, vee waistline, panniers, flounces, ruching, rosettes, necklace, fan, theatrical dress