artwork: Green narrow gown (detail), Michelle Berkowitz, Green Scalamandre silk with gold embroidered floral net overlay. Hand-crafted French ribbon flowers, brass and glass beaded leaves. Green silk bustle accented with more flowers.
1904 Production Costume from the collection of the world famous Oxford Playhouse Theatre (Oxford, UK). This vintage sky blue "Paris styled" ribbon work gown was worn by Barbara Jefford in the stage production of "Ladies Not Burning.