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Underwear : fashion in detail

Author: Eleri Lynn; Richard Davis; Leonie Davis
Publisher: London : V & A Publishing, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback edView all editions and formats
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"From camisoles to corsets, basques to boudoir caps and girdles to garters, Underwear: Fashion in Detail gets up close to some of the most intimate items in the V & A. The book traces the evolution of underwear, from rare examples dating from the sixteenth century and the exaggerated shapes of eighteenth-century courtly undergarments, to Dior's curvaceous 'New Look' girdles to contemporary lingerie by Agent  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eleri Lynn; Richard Davis; Leonie Davis
ISBN: 9781851777846 1851777849
OCLC Number: 898658061
Notes: Prvič izdano leta 2010.
Description: 224 str. : ilustr. ; 30 cm
Contents: Covering up --
Decoration --
Control and constrict --
Fastenings --
Support and uplift --
Volume --
Inside out.
Other Titles: Fashion in detail
Responsibility: Eleri Lynn ; photographs by Richard Davis ; drawings by Leonie Davis.
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From camisoles to corsets, basques to boudoir caps and girdles to garters, Underwear: Fashion in Detail gets up close to some of the most intimate items in the V&A.  Read more...

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