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Title:
The golden age of couture : Paris and London, 1947-57
Author:
Wilcox, Claire.
Publication Information:
London : V&A, 2007.
Physical Description:
224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits (some color) ; 32 cm
General Note:
"This book is published in conjuction with the exhibition "The golden age of couture : Paris and London 1947-1957" at the V&A (22 September 2007-6 January 2008."
Language:
English
Contents:
Dior's golden age : the renaissance of couture / Claire Wilcox -- Inside Paris haute couture / Alexandra Palmer -- Material evidence : London couture, 1947-57 / Amy de la Haye -- Perfect harmony : textile manufacturers and haute couture, 1947-57 / Lesley Ellis Miller -- Dior and Balenciaga : a different approach to the body / Catherine Join-Diéterle -- Cecil Beaton and his anthology of fashion / Hugo Vickers -- Intoxicated on images : the visual culture of couture / Christopher Breward -- The legacy of couture / Claire Wilcox.
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ISBN:
9781851775200

9781851775217
Format :
Book