Katy Kane

New Hope, PA

About Katy Kane

Katy Kane is an antiques dealer specializing in the finest examples of rare, beautiful and unusual clothing since 1977. Examples can be seen in the permanent collections of The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum, The Kyoto Costume Institute, Museum Of Fine Arts, Boston, FIT, LACMA, FIDM, and the DeYoung Museum, to name a few. They have been worn on Broadway, in television productions, major motion pictures and BBC productions. Katy can currently be seen as an Appraiser on the PBS television program Antiques Roadshow.

Katy Kane

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Karl Lagerfeld, Karl Lagerfeld
1980-1989 Dress and Coat Ensembles
A classic combination of creamy wool, pearl buttons and hand stitched edging on this Chanel Couture jacket is paired with an ivory silk chiffon dress that is pleated in the 1920's st...
Paloma Picasso
1980-1989 Modern Pendant Necklaces
A striking 18K gold heart penadant is suspended from a complementary gold chain. The heart is signed Paloma Picasso, 18K, 1980, and Tiffany & Co. on the back. It is in excellent...
Wiener Werkstätte, Wiener Werkstätte
Early 20th Century Coats and Outerwear
This rare 1920's black wool coat designed and made by the Wiener Werkstatte in Austria is in excellent condition. The collarless coat has an interior tie and two button closure. The ...
Hubert de Givenchy, Hubert de Givenchy
Late 20th Century Jackets
A supple black broadtail jacket is trimmed with bright blue broadtail. This trim is on the neckline, center front, hem and cuffs of the jacket. It has a narrow attached tie belt made...
Elsa Peretti, Tiffany & Co.
Late 20th Century Belts
A large Elsa Peretti oval buckle in the Eternal Circle design is worn with a supple charcoal grey leather belt. The buckle is stamped Peretti, Tiffany & Co., Italy and Sterling. ...
21st Century Shawls
A striking paisley design with floral patterns and boteh worked in deep blues, deep reds and green on a golden background creates a dramatic look for one side of this elegant reversi...
Issey Miyake, Issey Miyake
Late 20th Century Trouser Pant Suits
This is an amazing Issey Miyake zip front jacket and matching pants. The colors are spectacular, so bright and cheerful, even better in person than in the photos. The zipper is oran...
Kazuko Oshima
1980-1989 Modern Dangle Earrings
Kazuko designed her ethereal hand made jewelry exclusively for Barney's, New York after meeting Simon Doonan, the famed creative ambassador for the store. [see his remembrance writte...
Geoffrey Beene
Late 20th Century Bolero Jackets
Regal purple suede and deep purple shearling make for a smashing bolero jacket designed by Alber Elbaz while he was working at Geoffrey Beene. The striking jacket has two purple leat...
Oscar De La Renta
1990-1999 Dress and Coat Ensembles
Classic and timeless, this wool tweed coat and dress were designed by Oscar de la Renta when he was the designer at Pierre Balmain Haute Couture. The coat has concealed buttons and t...
1970-1979 Modern Dangle Earrings
These chic earrings for pierced ears, have a large gold hoop at the top, and two smaller gold hoops with an onyx hoop in the middle . A large oval polished onyx stone is set in gold ...
Mid-20th Century Hats
A rich chocolate brown velour is accented by a grey/green woven band on this hat from Balenciaga Haute Couture. The crown of the hat is soft and can be shaped in a variety of ways. T...

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