Fashion History : A History from the 18th to the 20th Century
Founded in 1978, the Kyoto Costume Institute holds one of the world's most extensive clothing collections and has curated many exhibitions worldwide. With an emphasis on Western women's clothing, the KCI has amassed a wide range of historical garments, underwear, shoes, and fashion accessories dating from the 18th century to the present day.
Showcasing a vast selection from the Institute's archives, Fashion History is a beautiful coffee table book providing a fascinating excursion through the last three centuries of clothing trends.
- Author: Akiki Fukai, Chief Curator of The Kyoto Costume Institute
- Hardcover: 720 pages
- Date published: September 2009
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-3822827635
- Product Dimensions: 33.5 x 24.0 cm