Get ready for HBO’s, The Gilded Age Season 2 this March 2023 with recap of Season 1. With historical perspective and vintage photographs, Ginny will place you in 1880s New York, reviewing the historical events, fashion, locations, and the real people that surrounded the fictional old-money Van Rhijns and the new-money Russells. You’ll see how the show’s production recreated 1882 New York; the fashion inspiration behind the opulent 19th-century costumes; and the backstories of New York’s elite featured in the show, like Mrs. Astor and Stanford White.
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