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A separate skirt, worn with a shirt-like bodice or front-fastening jacket bodice, became popular for informal day wear in the 1860s.

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'Costumes Parisiens', number 38, published in Le Journal des Dames et des Modes - NPG D47574

'Costumes Parisiens', number 38

published in Le Journal des Dames et des Modes
hand-coloured etching and line engraving, published 31 August 1825
NPG D47574

'Costumes Parisiens', number 2448, published in Le Journal des Dames et des Modes - NPG D47584

'Costumes Parisiens', number 2448

published in Le Journal des Dames et des Modes
hand-coloured etching and line engraving, published 15 October 1826
NPG D47584

'The Fashions'. Morning and ball dress, December 1861, by Bonnard, published by  Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in  The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in  Le Moniteur de la Mode, after  A. Lacouche - NPG D47994

'The Fashions'. Morning and ball dress, December 1861

by Bonnard, published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode, after A. Lacouche
hand-coloured etching and line engraving, published December 1861
NPG D47994

'The Fashions'. Summer toilet and morning dress, June 1862, by Réville, published by  Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in  The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in  Le Moniteur de la Mode, after  Jules David - NPG D47996

'The Fashions'. Summer toilet and morning dress, June 1862

by Réville, published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode, after Jules David
hand-coloured etching and line engraving, published June 1862
NPG D47996

Day dresses, 1864, by A. Carrache, published in  Les Modes Parisiennes, after  François-Claudius Compte-Calix - NPG D48013

Day dresses, 1864

by A. Carrache, published in Les Modes Parisiennes, after François-Claudius Compte-Calix
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, 1864
NPG D48013

Day and ball dresses, 1864, after Héloise Leloir (née Colin) - NPG D48015

Day and ball dresses, 1864

after Héloise Leloir (née Colin)
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, 1864
NPG D48015