The Black Dress

The Black Dress

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"The Black Dress" tells the story of the most popular and enduring item in fashion history. Featuring page after uniquely designed page of compelling designs in fashion history. These include paintings by Auguste Renoir, Edouard Manet, and John Singer Sargent, illustrations by Georges LePape, Paul Poiret, and Ruben Toledo, and images of cinematic icons Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and Rita Hayworth in "Gilda".
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Product details

  • Hardback | 112 pages
  • 178 x 258 x 16mm | 498.95g
  • Harper Design International
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Full-colour illustrations
  • 006120904X
  • 9780061209048
  • 670,524

About Valerie Steele

Dr. Valerie Steele is Director and Chief Curator of the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. The author of numerous books, she is also editor-in-chief of Fashion Theory: The journal of Dress, Body, and Culture.
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