Over the Top Victorian Dresses

Portrait of Infanta Isabel de Bourbon, by Vincente Palmaroli, circa 1866

Empress Eugénie; image from the gogmsite.net website.

Empress Eugenie –  those tassels!

Lady Centaur Dress

A bustle so big it looks like a dress for a lady centaur.

Front of over-trimmed dress from Pragmatic Costumer's website 1878, origially image from Metro Museum of Art

Front

 

Front of over-trimmed dress from 1878, image from Metro Museum of Art

1878 - back of overtrimmed dress - image from the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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