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The Ceaseless Century

Three Hundred Years of Eighteenth-Century Costume

The Ceaseless Century( )
Author: Martin, Richard
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Yale University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

The shapes and silhouettes, the corseted waists and deep d#65533;colletage, the incredibly wide and flat skirts--in a word, the majesty--of eighteenth-century style have provided lasting inspiration for fashion even to the present. Consider, for example, the images on the cover of this book. On the front a Gianni Versace evening ensemble with denim blouse of 1992 is juxtaposed with a mantua and petticoat of 1690-95. The back cover shows a 1998 natural vintage recycled linen...
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Detailed Subjects: Design / Fashion & Accessories
Art / Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions / General
Travel / Museums, Tours, Points Of Interest
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):9.25 x 12 Inches
Book Weight:1.1 Pounds

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