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Dressing the decades : twentieth-century vintage style, Emmanuelle Dirix

Label
Dressing the decades : twentieth-century vintage style
Title
Dressing the decades
Title remainder
twentieth-century vintage style
Statement of responsibility
Emmanuelle Dirix
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • A look at the fashion of the 20th century, Dressing the Decades examines the origins of luxury garments. Each chapter features an overview of a particular decade, including the historical events, politics, technology, and advertising that inspired its most celebrated designs. By offering a thorough socio-economic context for the progress of high fashion through the years, the book provides a new perspective on such iconic items and significant trends as the cocktail dress, the Chanel suit, the tunic dress, boho chic, Futuristic chic, and others. The centurys most famous designers including Lanvin, Chanel, Balenciaga, Dior, Givenchy, Versace, and Calvin Klein are profiled here, their influence and imagery conveyed through annotated head-to-toe looks and photographs of signature pieces and outfits
  • Includes Paul Poiret, Jeanne Paquin, Jeanne Margaine-Lacroix, Maison Lucile, Coco Chanel, Jacques Doucet, Jean Patou, Callot Soeurs, Jeanne Lanvin, Madeleine Vionnet, Elsa Schiaparelli, Adrian, Christian Dior, Madame Gr©·s, Charles James, Crist©đbal Balenciaga, Hubert de Givenchy, Pierre Balmain, Pierre Cardin, Emilio Pucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Halston, Ralph Lauren, Kenzo, Christian Lacroix, Thierry Mugler, Yohji Yamamoto, Gianni Versace, Calvin Klein, Martin Margiela, and others
Cataloging source
MZA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dirix, Emmanuelle
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT507
LC item number
.D57 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fashion
  • Clothing and dress
Label
Dressing the decades : twentieth-century vintage style, Emmanuelle Dirix
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- The timeline -- 1900s -- 1920s -- 1930s -- 1940s -- 1950s -- 1960s -- 1970s -- 1980s -- 1990s -- 1900s -- Selected bibliography -- Image credits -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Control code
sky279977310
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780300215526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Dressing the decades : twentieth-century vintage style, Emmanuelle Dirix
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- The timeline -- 1900s -- 1920s -- 1930s -- 1940s -- 1950s -- 1960s -- 1970s -- 1980s -- 1990s -- 1900s -- Selected bibliography -- Image credits -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Control code
sky279977310
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780300215526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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