Martha Washington’s Silk Gown, Martha Washington wore this silk taffeta gown in the early The silk is painted with a design of flowers, butterflies, and other insects. The collar and cuffs are reproductions.
Wallace Collection Both a national museum and a prestigious private collection of art bequeathed by Lady Wallace in 1897 this attraction features one of the world's best collections of French 18th-century pictures porcelain and furniture plus a fantastic array of 17th-century paintings. LOCATION Hertford House Manchester Square | Manchester Square London W1U 3BN England Marylebone
1730 Anna Karolina Orzelska by Antoine Pesne Countess Orzelska would look fashionable about 130 years later if her square neckline here was replaced by an off-shoulder vee neckline. Her dress has a semicircular bertha