Charles James, Infanta dress c. 1952 This dress is called Infanta, or sometimes Williamsburg, referring to skirts worn at two different times in history. Infanta was a title used by royal women in the.
Dress (Ball Gown) Charles James (American, born Great Britain, Date: 1953 Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 65 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Charles James produced some of the most memorable garments ever made. He began his design career in the It peaked between the late and mid- when his scarce and highly original gowns were sought after by society's most prominent women