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Anna May Wong

Anna May Wong's Lucky Shoes

1939 Australia Through the Eyes of an Art Deco Diva

Anna May Wong's Lucky Shoes( )
Author: Groves, Derham
Cover Design by: Groves, Huey
Prologue by: Woo, Elaine
Photographer: McRae, Lee
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Culicidae Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

Australian Architect and Senior Lecturer at Melbourne University Derham Groves just published a book of his students' design of new shoes for the Chinese-American actress Anna May Wong with Culicidae Press.Groves writes in the design brief to his students:"At its best, fashion-like architecture-can be biographical. In 1939 thebeautiful and intriguing Chinese-American actress Anna May Wong performed at the Tivoli Theatres in Melbourne and Sydney. [...] Wong was a fashionista of her day....
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Design / Fashion & Accessories
Design / History & Criticism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.5 x 8.5 x 0.25 Inches
Book Weight:0.59 Pounds

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