Charles James

Charles James

Beyond Fashion

Koda, Harold

$1,011.00 MXN
Editorial:
MoMa
Materia
Fotografía de moda
ISBN:
978-0-300-20436-0
Idioma:
Inglés

Charles James, often considered to be America’s first couturier, was renowned in the 1940s and 1950s as a master at sculpting fabric for the female form and creating fashions that defined mid-century glamour. Although James had no formal training as a dressmaker, he created strikingly original and complex designs, including intricate ball gowns worn by members of high society in New York and Europe. This lavishly illustrated book offers a comprehensive study of James’ life and work, highlighting his virtuosity and inventiveness as well as his influence on subsequent fashion designers.

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