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The House of Worth: portrait of an archive

Author: Amy de la Haye; Valerie D Mendes; Victoria and Albert Museum (London)
Publisher: London : V & A Publishing, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Profusely illustrated, this monograph explores the House of Worth's success in the realms of haute couture after 1890. Hundreds of photographs selected from the V&A's unique archive of over 7,000  Read more...


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Named Person: Charles Frederick Worth, modedesigner
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy de la Haye; Valerie D Mendes; Victoria and Albert Museum (London)
ISBN: 9781851777747 1851777741
OCLC Number: 900401202
Notes: Vedr. bestand af fotografier i Victoria and Albert Museum, London
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Om den britiske modedesigner Charles Frederick Worth, der grundlagde haute couture modehuset House of Worth i Paris i 1851
Bla. luksuriøse kjoler og dragter til kvinder fra datidens overklasse og kongelige familier
Med genoptryk af samtidige fotografier af modehusets kollektioner fra slutningen af 1800-tallet og begyndelsen af 1900-tallet
Kronologi: s. 166-167
Ordliste: s. 168
Bibliografi: s. 169-171
Description: 175 s. : illustrations


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'a seminal text' Mary Frances Gormally, Fashion Theory, 2016

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