Out & About: Dressed in Diamonds

Our Curator, Kevin Jones, was at The Huntington Library, Art Collection, and Botanical Gardens today speaking to in-house docents about his favorite subjects: late-19th century and early-20th century fashion. His presentation was titled Dress in Diamonds: American Princesses and Gilded Age Fashion. Did you know our curators are available for private talks and presentations? Contact the museum to learn more!

Consuela

Caption: Consuelo (Vanderbilt), 9th Duchess of Marlborough, 1902. Dressed for the Coronation of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra.

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