Skip to main content

Corsage Collection

Background imageCorsage Collection: Louise Brooks

Louise Brooks (1906 - 1985), American silent film actress and dancer

Background imageCorsage Collection: Shell Fountain / Costume

Shell Fountain / Costume
Tunic dress by Paquin: draped tango skirt with front split & train, translucent flared tunic & pearl adorned corsage, toque / turban with feather trim

Background imageCorsage Collection: Evening Dresses / Worth

Evening Dresses / Worth
Sensually draped dresses with narrow beaded straps, square necklines & detailing over one hip - some with double or triple skirts, uneven hemlines & trains. N.B feather fans

Background imageCorsage Collection: Advert for Marshall & Snelgrove, fashionable dresses 1933

Advert for Marshall & Snelgrove, fashionable dresses 1933
Two models wearing spring frocks; (left) Beautiful race gown in white organdie and net over crepe-de-chime, detachable frilled cape

Background imageCorsage Collection: Costume June 1886

Costume June 1886
Hand-coloured page of the latest Paris fashion of 1886, dinner dresses with drapped swags and flower arrangements, ball dresses with long gloves and fans and traditional garden party frocks

Background imageCorsage Collection: DRESSMAKERs BILL C1816

DRESSMAKERs BILL C1816
Maids dress: melon sleeves, deep v corsage, chemisette & ruff, apron & turban. Lady: white pelisse with scallop edging & ribbon trim, dress with ruff & decorative hem

Background imageCorsage Collection: Woman in jacket and skirt, era of Marie Antoinette

Woman in jacket and skirt, era of Marie Antoinette
Woman in green feathered bonnet, scarlet velvet jacket over a long full green silk skirt with floral-print edging. Era of Marie Antoinette. Handcolored engraving by Ch

Background imageCorsage Collection: Woman in white dress, pink fichu and corsage

Woman in white dress, pink fichu and corsage, pink bonnet-chapeau. Handcoloured lithograph by A. Carrache after an illustration by Francois-Claudius Compte-Calix from Les Modes Parisienne sous le

Background imageCorsage Collection: Man in loose fitting coat, waistcoat, trousers and boots

Man in loose fitting coat, waistcoat, trousers and boots
Man in loose fitting coat of grey cloth with velvet collar, pink-and-white check waistcoat, hazelnut colour trousers and soft boots. Handcoloured lithograph by E

Background imageCorsage Collection: HSH The Princess Pless. Formal studio portrait, seated, in gown with corsage, and tiara

HSH The Princess Pless. Formal studio portrait, seated, in gown with corsage, and tiara. With description, Elder daughter of Colonel W Cornwallis West and sister of the Duchess of Westminster

Background imageCorsage Collection: Woman in pansy-coloured dress, apron and shawl

Woman in pansy-coloured dress, apron and shawl
Woman in pansy-coloured dress, chiffon apron, cornette a la paysanne hat, long gloves and lace shawl. Handcoloured lithograph by A

Background imageCorsage Collection: Woman in white dress and corsage with green trim, pink apron

Woman in white dress and corsage with green trim, pink apron, and pink and lace capote. Handcoloured lithograph by A. Carrache after an illustration by Francois-Claudius Compte-Calix from Les Modes

Background imageCorsage Collection: Woman in hazelnut-colour dress, fichu-chemise and blue hat

Woman in hazelnut-colour dress, fichu-chemise and blue hat
Woman in hazelnut-colour dress, fichu-chemise, blue hat and long straw-colour gloves. Handcoloured lithograph by A. Paul Lacourriere after an illustration by Francois-Claudius Compte-Calix from Les

Background imageCorsage Collection: Woman in pearl-grey suit and black straw hat

Woman in pearl-grey suit and black straw hat. Tailleur de satin gris de perle, chapeau de paille noir. Handcoloured pochoir (stencil)

Background imageCorsage Collection: Woman in yellow taffeta demi-redingote, 1788

Woman in yellow taffeta demi-redingote, 1788
Woman in canary-yellow taffeta demi-redingote, pink pointed bodice, white taffeta petticoat, and fichu. Her straw hat is decorated with ribbons and plumes

Background imageCorsage Collection: Latest summer fashion from Paris, dress or undress? Decollete and slit up

Latest summer fashion from Paris, dress or undress? Decollete and slit up, but not clinging. Date: 1913

Background imageCorsage Collection: Womens straw hat with ostrich feather 1905

Womens straw hat with ostrich feather 1905
Young lady wearing a golden tagal straw hat with black ostrich feathers. Date: 1905

Background imageCorsage Collection: Fashionable woman 1905

Fashionable woman 1905
Edwardian woman wearing restaurant corsage of mousseline taffeta. Date: 1905

Background imageCorsage Collection: Women theatre goer 1905

Women theatre goer 1905
Woman wearing an attractive dainty theatre bodies of white ninon, threaded with scarves of old rose crepe de chine, sleeves are outlined by a finger-depth of dark fur. 1905

Background imageCorsage Collection: Wedding Dress 1861

Wedding Dress 1861
High buttoned corsage with collar, pointed waist with corsage, bell shaped sleeves, page boy in brown and black tunic with cape and woman in pulple dress with rainbow shawl. Date: 1861

Background imageCorsage Collection: Womens evening dresses 1929

Womens evening dresses 1929
Narrow tiered evening dresses. Date: 1929

Background imageCorsage Collection: Vampish femme fatale in a sleeveless, decollete gown worn with a shawl, floral corsage

Vampish femme fatale in a sleeveless, decollete gown worn with a shawl, floral corsage, beads & a Merry Widow style hat employs her womanly charms on a victem. Date: 1910

Background imageCorsage Collection: A yellow evening dress with low cut corsage ornamented with bows

A yellow evening dress with low cut corsage ornamented with bows. Her hair is dressed in long, soft ringlets. A decorative comb is visible at the back of her head. Date: circa 1840

Background imageCorsage Collection: Advert for Peter Robinsons womens blouses 1905

Advert for Peter Robinsons womens blouses 1905
Three women wearing lace and net blouses. Date: 1905

Background imageCorsage Collection: Fashions for March 1864

Fashions for March 1864
Three women wearing fashionable dresses from Paris for the latter part of February beginning of March. Date: 1864

Background imageCorsage Collection: Model from 1920s

Model from 1920s
Women with short hair wearing a feathered headband and a full length tunic dress for the evening. Date: 1920s

Background imageCorsage Collection: STRIPED & SPOTTED C. 1911 STRIPED & SPOTTED C. 1911

STRIPED & SPOTTED C. 1911 STRIPED & SPOTTED C. 1911
A high waisted narrow line dress in spots & stripes with a hobble skirt with a box pleated hem to aid mobility, a wrap over corsage, sash & long sleeves with ruffled cuffs Date: circa 1911

Background imageCorsage Collection: Tunic Dress - Wolfhound

Tunic Dress - Wolfhound
Tango skirt draped & ornamented with a large brooch, tasseled train, V- neck corsage & pleated tunic, shoes with cross over ribbons, green wig & feather headdress. Date: 1914

Background imageCorsage Collection: Riding Habit 1899

Riding Habit 1899
English riding habit with Amazon corsage. Quite severe in its tailoring & worn with a top hat & buttonhole the only feminine note is the rider sitting side saddle. Date: 1899

Background imageCorsage Collection: Riding Habit 1857

Riding Habit 1857
Amazon corsage buttoning to the throat & with a small white collar & reversed cuffs. Black velvet hat ornamented with a plume & worn with a veil. Date: 1857

Background imageCorsage Collection: Magasin Demoiselles 1847

Magasin Demoiselles 1847
Grey dress: corsage a caraco made to resemble a jacket & skirt. Blue dress trimmed with black rosettes: pointed waist, skirt pinned up to reveal an underskirt. Date: 1847

Background imageCorsage Collection: TRAVEL DRESSES 1931

TRAVEL DRESSES 1931
Two elegant dresses suitable for travel. One has a bodice of broderie a langlaise, the other uses a striped fabric to great effect. Date: March 1931

Background imageCorsage Collection: Race Day Fashions

Race Day Fashions
Race-goers in black velvet coats, V-neck dresses & silver fox fur stoles. N.B the wrist watch & fur muff & hat with chin strap. One dress has floral panels on the corsage. Date: circa 1913

Background imageCorsage Collection: 3 Evening Dresses 1843

3 Evening Dresses 1843
Two gowns with corsage en coeur, one with a fringed bertha. The pink gown trimmed with a column of rosettes, the white has a double skirt - the upper looped up in waves. Date: 1843

Background imageCorsage Collection: WOMAN / MAROUSSILE DRESS

WOMAN / MAROUSSILE DRESS
Maroussile dress: finely beaded corsage with square neckline, narrow satin belt with paste clasp, softly gathered chiffon over-skirt ornamented with a tulip motif Date: 1927

Background imageCorsage Collection: Couple dancing 1950

Couple dancing 1950
Couple wearing evening dress, dancing close together. Date: 1950

Background imageCorsage Collection: Evening gowns 1910

Evening gowns 1910
French models wearing v necked evening gowns. Date: 1910

Background imageCorsage Collection: Pink & Gold Gown C. 1911

Pink & Gold Gown C. 1911
The Directoire / Empire silhouette: a high-waisted pink & gold gown with an ornately embroidered corsage & decorative panel on the narrow trained skirt

Background imageCorsage Collection: Advert for Margaret Marks of Knightsbridge 1933

Advert for Margaret Marks of Knightsbridge 1933
Models wearing ready to wear two-piece dresses, suits and coats. 1933

Background imageCorsage Collection: Lillian Burns

Lillian Burns actress playing in Edwardian musical comedy The Catch of the Season, at Vanderille Theatre. Date: 1905

Background imageCorsage Collection: Edwardian theatre and dining clothing 1905

Edwardian theatre and dining clothing 1905
Women wearing elegant evening gowns, square and v-necklines, short puff sleeves, trimmings of lace embroidery and hair worn high with floral and feathered plumes. Date: 1905

Background imageCorsage Collection: Edwardian women in evening coats 1905

Edwardian women in evening coats 1905
Elegant evening coats with large slanted hats with flowers and plumes. Date: 1905

Background imageCorsage Collection: Two women wearing evening dresses 1904

Two women wearing evening dresses 1904
Two Edwardian women wearing evening clothing with bell shaped skirts, narrow waists and frills. 1904

Background imageCorsage Collection: Wedding Dress 1899

Wedding Dress 1899
Unadorned trained skirt, floor length veil, gauged yoke, double flounce descending from the shoulders to the waist, high collar & long, knuckle length sleeves. Date: 1899

Background imageCorsage Collection: Bridesmaids at the wedding of the Princess Royal, 1858

Bridesmaids at the wedding of the Princess Royal, 1858
Eight bridesmaids at the marriage of Crown Prince Frederick William of Prussia and the Princess Royal, eldest daughter of Queen Victoria

Background imageCorsage Collection: Green Dress Early 1850S

Green Dress Early 1850S
Possibly evening dress: 3 scallop edged, embroidered flounces, stomacher corsage trimmed with bows in imitation of echelles & a square neckline. (possibly a Watteau body)

Background imageCorsage Collection: Frilly Pink Frock 1906

Frilly Pink Frock 1906
A fashionable Parisian in a pink gown with a translucent yoke & floral corsage & a flowing skirt, fitted at the hips & cascading to a pleated flounce with embroidered roses



All Professionally Made to Order for Quick Shipping