Elvira of Bavaria in turn-of-the-century dress

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine by Yseult on 16 July 2008; sepia tone removed by gogm.

The big bustle finally faded from widespread use around the turn of the century; Princess Elvira wears such a dress in this photo.

Keywords:  Princess Elvira of Bavaria, Wittelsbach family, Princess, German, bouffant coiffure, quarter length close sleeves, waist band, close skirt, choker necklace

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