Metmuseum: This is a nice example of the teagown made by the House of Worth. This shows the luxurious lifestyle indicative of prominent women of the time. The teagown could be worn without a corset and was therefore a more comfortable form of dress.
Evening Coat House of Worth 1900 Historicism was a major hallmark of the House of Worth beginning with Charles Frederick Worth’s interest in studying historical costume through museum research. This evening coat readily includes iconography of the.
Evening coat House of Worth, Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1902)