1450-1500's dress. We can see the differences in the details , like the beads that highlight the richness of the time.
House of Worth. Several views of ball dress from 1864-66, designed by Charles jαɢlαdyFrederick Worth. Orange silk with raised patterns in white silk.
Vintage Party Dress 1950's
Evening or dinner dress, Mme. Gabrielle, Paris, ca. early 1870s. Mme. Gabrielle, while not as well-known now, was as respected in her day as Charles Worth and other top Parisian designers. Charleston Museum Tumblr
Isabell Fraser's Wedding Dress, circa 1785, wool, Scotland, used continuously by a single family since it was made in 1785, last worn in 2005, Inverness Museums & Art Gallery. In-depth article here: http://www.nwta.com/patterns/pdfs/541highd.pdf/.