Ten Kings' Clothes Royal Danish Dress, 1596-1863
ISBN: HB: 9780300266764, Yale University Press, September 2022
496 pp., 30.9x23.9 cm, 500 colour illus.
A richly illustrated glimpse into the magnificent collection of seventeenth-century men's dress from the Danish kings' wardrobes. "Ten Kings' Clothes: Royal Danish Dress, 1596-1863" presents the unparalleled collection of seventeenth-century male dr...
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Threads of Power Lace from the Textilmuseum St. Gallen
ISBN: HB: 9780300263497, Yale University Press, September 2022
400 pp., 26x21.1 cm, 500 colour and black&white illus.
Traces the history of lace in fashion from its sixteenth-century origins to the present. "Threads of Power: Lace from the Textilmuseum St. Gallen" offers a look at one of the world's finest collections of historical lace. It traces the development o...
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£50,00
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Kimono Style Edo Traditions to Modern Design
ISBN: PB: 9781588397522, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, June 2022
224 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm, 150 colour illus.
The untold modern history of the Japanese kimono and its dynamic relationship to Western culture. Though often presented as an unchanging, traditional costume in the West, the Japanese kimono dynamically evolved from the Edo period to the modern age...
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In America A Lexicon of Fashion
ISBN: HB: 9781588397348, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, May 2022
276 pp., 31.7x23.5 cm, 150 colour illus.
Articulating eight decades of American style through the emotive language of clothing – from celebrated designers that established the modern legacy of sportswear to emerging creatives shaping the future of fashion in the United States. "In America:...
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Guo Pei Couture Fantasy
ISBN: HB: 9780300264258, Yale University Press, March 2022
272 pp., 32.4x24.8 cm, 200 colour illus.
A resplendent celebration of the spectacular fashion designs of Guo Pei, China's first and preeminent couturier. "Guo Pei: Couture Fantasy" is a journey into the imaginative world of Guo Pei, China's first courtier and one of the world's most innova...
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Patrick Kelly Runway of Love
ISBN: HB: 9780300260236, Yale University Press, November 2021
200 pp., 24.8x21 cm, 190 colour illus.
Patrick Kelly (1954-1990) was known for his bold, bright, and joyful fashion creations that resonated in the streets and nightclubs and on the runways of New York, Paris, and beyond. The first American and the first Black designer to be admitted to t...
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Tudor Fashion
ISBN: PB: 9780300260588, Yale University Press, August 2021
208 pp., 26.7x21.6 cm, 180 colour illus.
The Tudors are some of the best-known figures in history. They continue, even today, to spark our curiosity and imagination. Their enduring popularity is no doubt partly due to the iconic portraits in which they are depicted, in farthingales and ruff...
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Tudor Textiles
ISBN: PB: 9780300260571, Yale University Press, August 2021
208 pp., 26.7x21.6 cm, 132 colour illus.
At the Tudor Court, textiles were ubiquitous in decor and ceremony. Tapestries, embroideries, carpets, and hangings were more highly esteemed than paintings and other forms of decorative art. In 16th-century Europe, fine textiles were so costly that...
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Dandy Style 250 Years of British Men's Fashion
ISBN: HB: 9780300254136, Yale University Press, January 2021
168 pp., 25.4x19 cm, 115 colour and black&white illus.
The style of the dandy is elegant but bold – dedicated to the perfection of taste. This meticulously choreographed look has a vibrant history; the legacy of Beau Brummell, the original dandy of Regency England, can be traced in the clothing of urban...
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Fur A Sensitive History
ISBN: HB: 9780300227208, Yale University Press, November 2020
240 pp., 27x21.6 cm, 217 colour illus., 29 black&white illus.
The first and only book of its kind, "Fur: A Sensitive History" looks at the impact of fur on society, politics, and, of course, fashion. This material has a long, complex, and rich history, culminating in recent and ongoing anti-fur debates. Jonatha...
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