Ferdinand VII October 1784 – 29 September was twice King of Spain: in 1808 and from 1813 to 1833 – the latter period in dispute with Joseph Bonaparte. He was known as "Ferdinand the Desired" or "The felon king".
Evening dress, by G. Giuseffi Ladies' Tailoring Company, American, about 1912. Silk satin, silk velvet, silk chiffon, silk net, pearls, rhinestones, sequins. Images courtesy of the Indianapolis Museum of Art.