Costume Language: A Dictionary of Dress terms

Author: Stephanie Davies

Number of Pages: 184

Price: £12.50

ISBN: 9780859560696

Finding that few costume books provided her with the information she needed for her coursework, Stephanie compiled her own. Lavishly illustrated with her own sketches of the costumes and sculptures she researched, the book ranges through the centuries, giving concise information. Lists couturiers, designers, collections and exhibitions. Stephanie Davies was a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. She was also Head of Art at Malvern Girls’ and Cheltenham Ladies’ Colleges.

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