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Book - V&A Gallery of Fashion / [by] Wilcox and Lister (eds)

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc 1 Civic Drive Kew Victoria

Description
176 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 27 cm.
Object Registration
2019.0136
Keywords
fashion design - history - exhibitions., fashion - history - pictorial works., victoria and albert museum -- catalogs.
Historical information
Spanning four centuries, the V&A's Fashion Collection is the most comprehensive in the world, housing unrivalled collections of dress, accessories, shoes and hats from the seventeenth century to the present day.
This concise volume perfectly encapsulates the collection, from rare seventeenth-century gowns and exquisite eighteenth- century bodices to 1930s evening wear, post-war couture and show-stopping ensembles by contemporary designers. Fashion designers represented include Charles Frederick Worth, Madeleine Vionnet, Cristobal Balenciaga, Coco Chanel, Jean Miur, Mary Quant, Stephen Jones, Vivienne Westwood and Alexander McQueen
Made By
V&‚ÄčA Publishing (Publisher)
Last updated
6 Jun 2020 at 2:38PM