1821 - 1825 Gothic/ romantic period
Skirts: Widening at hem, very triangular. Gored with fullness at the back. Increased ornament between knee and hem. Wadded hems help them stand out.
Bodices: Waist returns to normal level. High neckline with ruffs. Lace kerchief worn.
Sleeves: Long with increased fullness at shoulder.
Deborah V. McKeown 2004