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The dress of earlier periods was romantically revived in the early Victorian period, emulated in high fashion and for costume balls. 18th century dress-styles were popular and richly flowered brocaded silks in the 18th century-style were used for evening wear circa 1835-45. The period was revisited again in the 1850s to early '70s with frequent references fo the styles of Louis XIV, XV and XVI due to the Empress Eugenie's devotion to the period.

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Ball dress, autumn 1837, published in Le Follet, Courrier des Salons, Journal des Modes - NPG D47725

Ball dress, autumn 1837

published in Le Follet, Courrier des Salons, Journal des Modes
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published circa November 1837
NPG D47725

Ball dress and walking or carriage costume, March 1838, published by Dobbs & Co, published in  The Court Magazine and Monthly Critic and Lady's Magazine and Museum - NPG D47737

Ball dress and walking or carriage costume, March 1838

published by Dobbs & Co, published in The Court Magazine and Monthly Critic and Lady's Magazine and Museum
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published March 1838
NPG D47737

Ball dresses, January 1838, published by Dobbs & Co, published in  The Court Magazine and Monthly Critic and Lady's Magazine and Museum - NPG D47738

Ball dresses, January 1838

published by Dobbs & Co, published in The Court Magazine and Monthly Critic and Lady's Magazine and Museum
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published January 1838
NPG D47738

Ball or evening dress, 1839, published in The Court Magazine and Monthly Critic and Lady's Magazine and Museum - NPG D47754

Ball or evening dress, 1839

published in The Court Magazine and Monthly Critic and Lady's Magazine and Museum
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published March 1839
NPG D47754

'Modes de Paris', 15 March 1839, probably by Hippolyte Damours, published in  Petit Courrier des Dames, Journal des Modes - NPG D47787

'Modes de Paris', 15 March 1839

probably by Hippolyte Damours, published in Petit Courrier des Dames, Journal des Modes
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published 15 March 1839
NPG D47787