Sissi and Franz Joseph

Sissi wears a fashion history textbook example of a dress with cuirasse bodice and very close, almost Holywood vamp tight, skirt. Their expressions look like, "When will this be done?!"

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by royal_netherlands on 10 March 2006.

Keywords:  Elisabeth of Bavaria, Sissi, Sisi, Wittelsbach family, Habsburg family, Empress, Austrian, long straight coiffure, circlet, vee neckline, cuirasse bodice, quarter length sleeves, cuffs, close skirt, bustle, train, floral bodice ornament, floral skirt ornament, necklace, bracelets, lace

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