Oscar de la Renta : His Legendary World of Style
From his apprenticeship under Cristobal Balenciaga to his eponymous collections, the designer's simple lines elevated with a flamenco dancer's flourish reflect his deep connection to his roots and his commitment to transcendence through beautiful garments.
- Hardback | 176 pages
- 235 x 314 x 22.86mm | 566.99g
- 16 Oct 2015
- Rizzoli International Publications
- Skira Rizzoli
- New York, United States
- 100 colour illustrations
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"For those who were unable to visit the SCAD Museum of Art's Oscar de la Renta tribute exhibition this spring, this gorgeous tome provides another chance to view 70 of the dresses that were on display -- many of whom were custom created for private clients such as Diana Taylot and Hillary Clinton."
"A mastermind in the world of fashion, Oscar de la Renta was celebrated for his fine craft and exemplary taste. Here the everlasting legacy of his stunning gowns lives o n."
-THE SOCIETY DIARIES
"Famous for dressing Jacqueline Kennedy and countless other style icons in Hollywood and beyond, Oscar de la Renta made the world a more beautiful place with each of his exquisite designs. This book takes a closer look at nearly seventy iconic gowns." -Bookriot.com