Historical Costumes In New York
In general, costumes and clothing styles in New York produced before the 1920s are considered antique. Many garments required for period, or historical, productions will have to have been researched to match the authenticity of the era. Historical and antique costumes may be custom designed from photographs or rented from costume rental houses. Many studio wardrobe departments contain a large inventory of historical and antuque garments for men and women.