Dress, Italian, linen, 1725-1740


Printed banyan worn by George IV- 1770-1780

A Chinese red overlay glass bottle vase, 19th century

Caraco and quilted petticoat, 1770-90. Mode Museum.

A Chinese glass 'Lotus' candlestick, 20th century

This gown’s amazing floral silk material was hand painted in China in the 1760s. It was later imported to England where it was made into a Robe à l’anglaise circa 1785.