V&A Gallery of Fashion
Spanning four centuries, the V&A’s Fashion Collection is the most comprehensive in the world, housing unrivalled collections of dress, accessories, shoes and hats from the seventeenth century to the present day.
This revised and redesigned edition shows the collection, from rare eighteenth-century gowns
and exquisite bodices to 1930s evening wear, post-war couture, and show-stopping ensemblesby contemporary designers. Among the designers featured are Charles Frederick Worth, Madeleine
Vionnet, Coco Chanel, Cristóbal Balenciaga, Christian Dior, Mary Quant, Stephen Jones, Vivienne Westwood, and Alexander McQueen.
- Authors: Jenny Lister and Claire Wilcox
- Paperback: 176 pages
- Date published: August 2016
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-1851778935
- Product Dimensions: 26.5 x 20.0 cm