V&A Gallery of Fashion

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Why we have selected this book:

This book is a real treasure for anyone interested in the history of fashion! A look at the Victoria and Albert Museum’s rich collection of dress and accessories will make it possible to trace changes in the fashion and its stylistic tendencies from the 18th century to our days. This is a new – revised and supplemented – edition that must be on the bookshelf of any fashion fan!

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Book Overview from the Publisher:

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 thoroughly revised and redesigned edition perfectly encapsulates the collection, from rare eighteenth-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, Cristóbal Balenciaga, Coco Chanel, Christian Dior, Mary Quant, Stephen Jones, Vivienne Westwood and Alexander McQueen.

This book is brought by  V&A Publishing, ISBN 9781851778935

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9781851778935

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Pages

176

Illustrations

170

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Paperback

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