Empress Elizabeth trousseau dress from Sisi Museum site | Grand Ladies
The fullness and detailed embellishment of the dress is staggering, especially for a pre-crinoline era dress.
Elisabeth wore this gown at her farewell to Bavaria, April 20, 1854. Elisabetta indossò questo vestito quando se ne andò dalla Baviera,dopo il fidanzamento con Francesco Giuseppe, 20 Aprile 1854
Empress Elisabeth wearing a pre-cage crinoline court dress by ? (location unknown to gogm) | Grand Ladies
Sisi's opulent satin dress has tight very short, cap, sleeves and a pleated bodice without a bertha. Her gloves have lace cuffs, barely visible in this portrait. She also wears a gold snake-like bracelet on her upper arm.