The Queen's Gowns
|A turquoise evening gown
of duchesse silk by Jørgen Bender, Copenhagen. The skirt is gathered at the back and the bodice is encrusted with pearls.
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Photo: Frida Westholm
|King Carl XVI Gustaf
and Queen Silvia at the Stockholm City Hall.
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Photo: Boo Jonsson
Photos of the gowns were taken in 2006 at the exhibition "Our Queen - Dressed for the Nobel Banquet" at the Royal Palace.