Fashion

Fashion

The Twentieth Century

Book - 1999
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Originally published in 1999 and now fully revised and updated, Fashion is a photographic celebration that surveys all the preeminent couturiers and fashion houses from the era before the Great War through the revolutionary changes wrought by the Jazz Age and the Swinging Sixties to designers at work today. Everything is included in this authoritative volume, from Chanel's little black dress to the latest Prada or envelope-pushing boutiques.What distinguishes Fashion from other overviews or histories of the subject is that it also examines the ancillary driving forces that have propelled fashion trends and fuelled the rise of styles. In many ways, this book makes clear that these supposedly secondary influences (fashion editors, advertising, newspapers, magazines, department stores, boutiques) became increasingly important during the course of the twentieth century. Included in the book are overviews of key figures in the fashion industry and design community.
Publisher: New York : Universe Publishing, 1999
ISBN: 9780789303769
0789303760
Branch Call Number: PB 746.920904 Bau 3564
Characteristics: 400 p. :,ill. (some col.)

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sineen3 Dec 13, 2011

I can`t wait to read it. It looks interesting..

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