And I have only gone through 2000 images of Musee McCord. For Natural Form era photos. Specifically.
Because the costumes in masquerade are lovely but many are really not period correct. But this might explain why.. a preference for just shortening the current stule, for Natural form.. this.. is… not modernly appealing!
Classic examples of very very strong fashion themes in here. Cuirasse bodices, contrast texture/colour, checks, sheers, asymmetry, trains, walking skirts. Vertical lines and horizontal tucks! (gotta scan some Harper's Bazaar to compare. Arrow tabs!