Fashion and Versailles download free [PDF and Ebook] by Laurence Benaim

Fashion and Versailles download free [PDF and Ebook] by Laurence Benaim year 2018
  • Book name: Fashion and Versailles
  • Author: Laurence Benaim
  • Release date: 2018/8/12
  • Publisher: EDITIONS FLAMMARION
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9782080203359
  • Rating: 9.42 of 10
  • Votes: 796
  • Review by: Otto Ruth
  • Review rating: 9.79 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/16
  • Total pages: 240
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Château de Versailles-the indisputable birthplace of fashion-continues to inspire glamour and style today.The royal residence of Versailles-this unparalleled seat of power and seduction-is an important influence on contemporary fashion, inspiring passions and vocations. Since the establishment of the world's first dress codes under the rule of Louis XIV to incite the whims of the queens and royal mistresses, fashion at Versailles has been a constant and inexhaustible source of inspiration for designers, photographers, decorators, and directors and has launched countless fashion revolutions. Courtesan Madame de Montespan launched the 'innocente' robe to camouflage pregnancy, Sofia Coppola memorialized Marie-Antoinette in extravagant wigs and pastel hues, and Annie Leibovitz captured Kirsten Dunst in a delicate taffeta-and-chiffon Alexander McQueen gown against the dramatic backdrop of a peristyle at Versailles. Haute couture in the 1950s launched the cinched-waist 'neo-trianon' trend. Karl Lagerfeld used the château's gardens as the runway for his 2013 cruise collection featuring Versailles-influenced crinoline dresses and brocade jackets. This stunning volume showcases the best of fashion inspired by Versailles, set against the exquisite background of the most spectacular palace in the world.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 15H7M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Fashion & Textiles: Design, Photographs: Collections, History Of Fashion, Museum, Historic Sites, Gallery & Art Guides, Professional Interior Design
  • Available formats: TXT, PPTX, XPS, PDF, DOC, EPUB, TXTz, WORD. Compressed in DEB, RAR, TBZ, ZIP, CBR
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 87.19 USD
  • Dimensions: 240x310x33.02mm
  • Weight: 1,900g
  • Printed by: FLAMMARION
  • Published in: Paris, France
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