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The Resource The Thames & Hudson dictionary of fashion and fashion designers, Georgina O'Hara Callan

The Thames & Hudson dictionary of fashion and fashion designers, Georgina O'Hara Callan

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The Thames & Hudson dictionary of fashion and fashion designers
Title
The Thames & Hudson dictionary of fashion and fashion designers
Statement of responsibility
Georgina O'Hara Callan
Title variation
  • Thames and Hudson dictionary of fashion and fashion designers
  • Dictionary of fashion and fashion designers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This indispensable guide to fashion provides in more than 1,200 entries detailed information on the life and work of every important designer from 1840 to the present day, including not only couturiers but also shoe, hat and knitwear specialists, costume designers, jewelers and hairdressers. It covers the fashion media, photographers and illustrators, influential art movements, fashion terms, garment and accessory styles, technical processes and every kind of fabric, as well as personalities who have influenced fashion or promoted a style." "This new and expanded edition features fifty new entries by Cat Glover and revisions throughout. Extensively illustrated and international in scope, it is an essential sourcebook for designers, students, collectors and enthusiasts."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Callan, Georgina O'hara
Dewey number
746.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
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Glover, Cat
Series statement
  • World of art
  • Thames & Hudson world of art
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  • Costume design
  • Costume design
  • Fashion design
  • Fashion designers
  • Fashion design
Label
The Thames & Hudson dictionary of fashion and fashion designers, Georgina O'Hara Callan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-296)
Control code
000043376920
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • updated byCat Glover.
Extent
296 p.
Isbn
9780500203996
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
Label
The Thames & Hudson dictionary of fashion and fashion designers, Georgina O'Hara Callan
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-296)
Control code
000043376920
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • updated byCat Glover.
Extent
296 p.
Isbn
9780500203996
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.

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