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Emile Pingat
Nationality: 
french
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1820
Birth Place: 
Paris, France
Death Date: 
1901
A contemporary of Charles Fredeick Worth, Pingat's house was established in the 1860s. A remarkable artisan known for relatively subtle ornamentation in an era of excess. The house was sold in 1896. There is very little known about Pingat, the man before or after his business existed, but like Worth, his designs were known for their opulence.