Costume for the film ‘The Age of Innocence’ directed by Martin Scorsese. Age of innocence is set in the Victorian era, during the and this costume was worn by Michelle Pfeiffer. The costume it’s self was designed by Gabriella Pescucci.
Gown, Emile Pingat, Cream silk brocade, lace, gold and yellow satin. Worn by Mrs. This gown is one of more than 60 couture pieces featured in the exhibition Chic Chicago: Couture Treasures from the Chicago History Museum.
House of Worth, Evening Dress, Background: Worth’s penchant for incorporating antique laces is masterfully demonstrated here. Notably, the lace has been draped and blended into the design with its integrity intact—no cuts have been made.