EP. 1908 ca.
Women's evening gown in mocha taffetta enveloped by embroidered black tulle with soutage, clear crescent-shaped sequin detailing, embroidered lace on bodice envelopes the neckline forming a small mantilla, volant sleeves.
Faded light blue cloak made of stuffed silk bags sprayed with silver wax. Matching Basque hat.
Opera : "INCORONAZIONE DI POPPEA - (1975)
Costume Designer:Tono Zancanaro
EP. 1905 ca.
Young woman's dress in white tulle point d'esprit and lace guipur ruffle, pink ribbon detailing at waist and above elbow, lower skirt features elaborate raise embroidered grape clusters.
Black georgette dress encrusted with various materials for a metallic effect. Shoulders feature two lizard heads and front detail with false arms holding a disk representing a Celtic eye.
Opera: "CREPUSCOLO DEGLI DEI- L'ORO DEL RENO - (1987)
Costume Designer: PierLuigi Pier'Alli
EP. 1890 ca.
Ladies cream faille satin skirt and sleeveless bodice embroidered with raised beaded gray and silver sequin butterfly detail.
1805 -style light blue silk dress, light blue oversleeve bodice and overskirt, skirt trousers skirt in blue and silver checkered brocade with high-waist attachment. White and silver trim neckline, little silver standing lace wings.
Opera: "ANFITRIONE" - (1979)
Costume Designer: Andrea Viotti
Green violet and gold brocade tunic with jeweled applique' and embellished collar, cream brocade coat with mesh lapels, gold belt , bejeweled tiara and crown, gloves.
Opera: "KOVANCINA" - (1973)
Costume Designer : Santuzza Cali'
EP. 1400 ca. / Doge Costume : Red brocade robe with pure gold edged sleeves (red lining) and trimmed in black and white ermine tails. Ermine fur stole worn as clothing. Long red tunic. Black felt hat with pearl and gold embroidery. Black gloves.
Opera: "SIMON BOCCANEGRA" - (1980)
Costume Designer : Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1972 ca.
White silk triple crepe bridal gown with neckline embellishements and white long-sleeved embroidered tulle with silver canette accents.
EP. 1908 ca.
Womens' dress in pure black silk with bodice in raw giupure with embroidered on tip waist featuring jet black sequins complemented by a fringed black skirt.
EP. 1920 ca.
Women's gown featuring white velvet top , scalloped edges accented by white rhinestones, sleeves and bottom in black velvet.
Green velvet pilgrim cape featuring small red flowers. Pilgrim neck and lining in brown brocade. Green and brown stripe dress . Hat.
Opera : "DON PASQUALE" - (1972)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1920 ca.
Women's dress intricately embroidered with green mother-of-pearl beads which intersect to form a honeycomb design . The lower section features gold embroidery which forms neat vertical lines.
Women's late 17c. - 18c. dress made of white and chrome yellow brocade. Yellow underskirt with red poplin fish applique', blue ruffled bodice with nylon string lace up front closure and goldfish hooks. Pink-orange nylon ruffle detail and lower sleeves in light blue. Hairpiece of two rosettes accented by red -orange feathers.
Opera: "CYRANO DE BERGERAC" - (1990)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1920 ca.
Women's Poiret-inspired magenta velvet cape featuring a silver lining and silver edging.
Costume: Flesh colored overcoat engulfed by flames , made of hand embroidered stretch red and orange satin, red collar covered with golden chains. Cream wool under tunic
Opera: "FEDRA RACINE" - (1981)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
Costume composed of: blue-bordered brown pleated skirt, white blouse with red trimmed neck , white ornate brocade jacket with red-green-yellow-silver accents, gold tiara blue lace ribbon , blue ribbon belt, white gloves , white socks.
Opera: "KOVANCINA" - (1973)
Costume Designer: Santuzza Cali'
Long cotton dress liberty rose brocade overskirt originating from a central comb. green- gold lion's head affixed at center.
Opera: "FEDRA RACINE" - (1981)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1912 ca.
Elegant long evening gown in light grey blue silk satin functions also as a petticoat (altered). Draped cinched waist features a small front notch accentuated by two ribbons with end tassels . Tunic overlay embroidered in clear beads and accented with fringe.
EP. 1935 ca.
Women's dress in off-white organza with pink flowers; neckline and skirt feature ruffle points. Petticoat of white feather.
EP. 1950 ca.
Women's dress in cream lace overlay, with sweetheart neckline with flared skirt and hoop petticoat. Long sleeve bolero with boning on collar.
Women's dress in pink velvet with lower section fashioned of fancy pink boujone edged with a silver trim. Renaissance-style sleeves lined with green symbols painted in gold .
Opera: "LORENZACCIO" - (1972)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1912 ca.
Women's pure silk green chiffon dress with alternating flower and delicate abstract detailing on the bodice, skirt bottom featuring flower-pattern with milky white beads and silver sequin detail, tunic style with under layer and train in black chiffon.
Light brown and rose gold brocade Sultan costume: short-sleeved fitted jacket with overskirt , brown velvet neckline and front detailing, embellished with green and orange cabouchon stones. Long sleeve, singlet collar, silk trimmed bordeaux undershirt with large petals which open upward featuring the same fabric and embroidery.
Film: "IL MAGNATE" - (1973)
Costume Designer: Giulia Mafai
EP. 1885 ca.
Women's evening gown in black matte silk with velvet long sleeves with silver and black bead embroidery accents.
Roman long sleeve silk round dress in dark green. Attached silk train in light and dark green covered with studded black tulle. Large black stones affixed on the skirt loose batole attached to a belt with suspenders. Cuffs on the sleeves with the same silver brocade embroidery. Finished with gold and black trim. Headgear.
Opera: "INCORONAZIONE DI POPPEA" - (1975)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
Yellow gold organza dress embroidered with green leaves and rosettes sewn onto skirt. Trimmed with golden sequins and red stones, large Renaissance-style sleeves.
Opera: "DON PASQUALE" - (1972)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
White satin armor comprised of bodice, skirt , two sleeves formed by three pieces joined together, two legs of three pieces each and a pair of shoes attached to leggings. Helmet with visor.
Opera:"LORENZACCIO" - (1972)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1955 ca.
Women's long, mermaid style summer evening dress in pure silk with whimsical black, gray, purple and orange flower print. Strappy neckline, hooped bottom, underskirt made of three layers of black tulle canettes and black rhinestones accents, orange, gold and pink beaded embroidery.
EP. 1928 ca.
Women's dress in white silk georgette with intricate embroidered shoots of silver and milky colored beads accentuating one side; side wing sleeves
EP. 1951 ca.
Modello Schubert Ankle length evening gown, tulle asymmetric neckline and ruffle edge skirt, large cream and silver satin flower applique' on skirt and bodice. Schubert style.
Seventeeth century baroque military uniform: light brown muslin corsage, green taffeta skirt with batole and silver grey brocade sleeves. Pleated olive green taffeta appliques. Silver teal gray brocade armor with side closure. Forest green lycra tights. Golden green helmet with crown in gold leaf . Black gloves with gold trim.
Opera: "FAIRY QUEEN" - (1987)
Costume Designer: Sibilla Ullsamer
EP. 1955 ca.
Strapless evening gown in white organza embroidered with green leaves and branches with twelve layer white tulle petticoat.
"FEDRA RACINE" - 1981
Doge Costume : Red brocade robe with pure gold edged sleeves (red lining) and trimmed in black and white ermine tails. Ermine fur stole worn as clothing. Long red tunic. Black felt hat with pearl and gold embroidery. Black gloves.
Opera: "FEDRA RACINE" - 1981
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1952 ca.
Women's sleevess cocktail dress in while silk chiffon with tiny black polka dots, wide skirt featuring high pattern buillonet edged by branches of red roses and green leaves embroidered with transparent beads.
Green velvet pilgrim cape featuring small red flowers. Pilgrim neck and lining in brown brocade. Green and brown stripe dress . Hat.
Opera: "TURANDOT" - (1982)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
Women's satin green dress with green embroidered roses on bodice; round neckline; pleated flounce skirt; embroidered green apron with pink and orange flowers.
Opera: "COSI FAN TUTTE" - (1979)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
Sixteenth century women's green damask dress. Oversleeve crafted of quilted gold chevron with small simple flowers.
Opera: "OTELLO" - (1971)
Costume Designer: Maria Letizia Amadei
EP. 1955 ca.
Modello Schubert Women's strapless dress in aqua green silk organza, hand-painted roses and green branches with wire pointed finished edges. Schubert style.
EP. 1960 ca.
Women's grey-ivory silk shantung coat, featuring long bell sleeves and four large buttoned breast.
EP. 1912 ca.
Three-quarter sleeve suit jacket in pure silk ocher damask with cream lace macrame' on the neck and shoulders, matching ocher silk satin skirt featuring front draping.
Smoky pink velvet Empire waist dress, pale pink bejeweled glove sleeves, embroidered tail and comb. Natural leather armor with gold border.
Opera: "FEDRA RACINE" - (1981)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1950 ca.
Women's short-sleeved dress in red hemp; wide boat neckline, dress fully embroidered in waves of cream string.
Harlequin style faded pink tunic and matching pants croqueted in various colors. Black top hat.
Opera: "PAGLIACCI" - (1978)
Costume Designer:Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1960 ca.
Women's jacket in black chiffon embellished with crystal beading and white embroidered edge.
Sixteenth century maiden's dress in gold lame' with Renaissance applique'. Balloon top fitted sleeves embroidered with gold beads.
Opera: "OTELLO" - (1971)
Costume Designer: Maria Letizia Amadei
Emperor's Costume: silver white embroidered jersey tunic with pink rhinstone and pearl necklace, high waisted belt with front batola in silver and white embroidered brocade with pearls and rhinestones cabochon silver accents. Large cream satin quilted coat featuring diamond pattern in gold thread, trim embroidered with silver and sequins, triangular sleeves with two large tassels comprised of gold and pearl strings. Jeweled helmet of embroidered white brocade with two tassels accented by pearls and gold.
Opera: "TURANDOT" - (1982)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
Women's 16th century blue velvet dress with apron and red-brown and silver leave brocade oversleeves. Form fitting sleeves blue gold velvet gallon gold. Pearl and blue drop embroidered comb, gold upper mesh piece made of black velvet and rhinestone.
Opera: "OTELLO" - (1971)
Costume Designer: Maria Letizia Amadei
EP. 1920 ca.
Light green poncho with gold dotted black tulle . Model inspired by Erte'. Beaded tassel on front side edged by a cockade and another on the back originating from the drape.
EP. 1955 ca.
Women's strapless dress in light blue satin organza; petal shaped skirt with blue flower detail.
EP. 1948 ca.
Women's black tulle evening gown embroidered with crystal beading
Master of Ceremonies Costume: Pale pink and bright pink contrasting diamond pattern, gloves, belt and large pink silk stole in gold checkered brocade with gold piping. Crested headpiece with blue laminate base and green satin tassel accents. Gold laminated applique', covered with strands of white pearls and gold . Colored cabochons and gold metal serpent.
Opera: "TURANDOT" - (1982)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1880 ca.
Two-piece suit in pure cream silk faille. Pearl button-up jacket, long sleeves with bows at wrists and frills of pleated organza.
Seventeenth century men's outfit: Long-sleeve dark greet velvet jacket with natural color leather strips affixed by metal studs. Pilor mud brown pants featuring side leather band. Brown felt hat accented by four colored feathers.
Teatro: "CYRANO DE BERGERAC" - (1985)
Costume Designer: Giulia Mafai
EP. 1908 ca.
Women's shiny black silk satin dress; bodice with silver trim and burnished edges, side embroidery with black rhinestones and beads, accented in front by three hanging black cannette tassels.
Men's four-piece costume: 18th century white chalk edged white lace and silver chevron pattern featuring pearl buttons . White and silver vest with satin cream pants.
Opera: "BALLO IN MASCHERA" - (1985)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
1860s style pink brocade laminate strapless sheath dress with seashells on the breast. Black lamé brocade skirt with pink flower sequin appliques . Black tulle crinoline petticoat. Purple rhinestone embroidered cap. Black rhinestone-embellished pointed headpiece. Large white faux fur stole.
Opera: "SYLVANO,SYLVANO" - (2007)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
Turandot costume: Black matelasse' silk satin coat embroidered with flowers, golden thread, pearls, orange and green cabochon, large silk pink and gold train with gold petal and green flower pattern, trimmed in gold and orange sequins, gold lame' lined, long pointed sleeves with gold and white pearl tassels. Shoulder piece with embroidered gold and green leaf motif comprised of beads, green stones, gold studs and blue topaz, complimented by an orange and gold beaded fringe. Three tiara headpiece accented by golden butterflies, metal studs and spikes, flanked by orange ostrich feathers and accented by two gold, pearl and orange tassels . Velvet floral tunic on top of black chiffon with rust and gold, purple front piece and orange and gold embroidered cuffs, two side sections of black chiffon accented by gold bead, gold lame' petticoat . High waisted jeweled belt with embroidered gold stones and beading with fringe at the front.
Opera: "TURANDOT" - (1982)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1930 ca.
Women's silk sleeveless evening gown in color ecrù. Circle skirt with fitted inserts in bodice, finished by small triangular ruffle detail. Bodice features diamond shaped sprays of gold, light and dark silver and milky white beaded embroidery.
EP. 1955 ca.
Women's long teal skirt. Boat neck with short sleeves .
EP. 1925 ca.
Aqua feathered tiara centered by large embroidered flower made of milky white beads.
EP. 1941 ca.
Women's blue fine weave stiff straw hat with wide front brim, narrows toward back and gathered by two folds. Two pink rosebuds behind.
EP. 1925 ca.
Tiara embroidered with rhinestones and black pearls and accented by black asprit.
EP. 1916 ca.
Women's burgundy silk faille velvet and satin large beret. Satin bow motif on the front.
EP. 1960 ca.
Large stiff natural straw pagoda hat with blue rim.
EP. 1700 ca.
Red cloth slippers with large satin bow , spool heel.
EP. 1938 ca.
Women's gloves made of natural cotton yarn with musketeer style wrists.
EP. 1900 ca.
Women's hat in dark gray and black stripe silk, topped with light and dark brown ostrich feathers, and accented by brown and black roses and a brown and green velvet colored rose.
EP. 1932 ca.
Green purse in Moroccan leather with matching handles. Gold metal hinge closure. Moire silk lining.
EP. 1912 ca.
Folded brim black and white silk satin hat shaped like bow with black feathers and draped black taffetta.
EP. 1940 ca.
Girl's conical draped rust wool hat
EP. 1935 ca.
Black and white leather gloves with black stripe musketeer.
EP. 1959 ca.
Structured leather handiwork saddler's bag with bamboo handle, authentic label and small key closure.
EP. 1940 ca.
Green ostrich feather with black pins. Bow at base made of green velvet ribbons.
Official Austrian Navy cocked hat from a uniform which was used from 1860-1945; black with gold trim, anchor and crown decoration.
EP. 1700 ca.
Elegant cream silk satin tone-on-tone matte finish shoe, large cream satin bow.
EP. 1900 ca.
Women's short boot in white leather.
EP. 1900 ca.
Women's large brim black silk hat finished with black silk cord. Hat brim bordered by black curly lace . Featuring two blue feather wings in the center front.
EP. 1930 ca.
Flat rectangular brown flower brocade bag embellished with brown beaded roses.
EP. 1890 ca.
Men's Black felt top hat.
Three-tiered gold meshwork headpiece, embellished with colored stones and accented by gold metal feathers. Two front golden tassels with white pearls.
Opera: "TURANDOT" - (1982)
Costume Designer: Sylvano Bussotti
EP. 1870 ca.
San Maurizio Association black diplomatic ceremonial men's hat, with white cross on red and rose gold seal.
EP. 1880 ca.
Small and sturdy black ostrich plume fan with bakelite handle and black string tassel.
EP. 1860 ca.
Cream raw cotton guinea parasol with black edging and macrame' accents across the dome. Long plain wooden handle.
EP. 1840 ca.
Ecrù lace dickey.
Maria de Matteis
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Marisa D'Andrea
Maurizio Monteverde
Pierluigi Pier'Alli
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Piero Tosi