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Poiret

Poiret

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Published by Academy Editions in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poiret, Paul,
  • Fashion drawing,
  • Costume design -- France -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAll colour paperbacks
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8] p., 40 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14444159M

      Through a highly original and detailed analysis of the memoirs, interviews and other life writings of Poiret, Dior and Schiaparelli, this book explores changing notions of femininity in the early decades of the 20th century, when the democratization of fashion ing idea of Price: $ In this lavishly illustrated book, Kerry tells the story of a century of fashion through the work of its key design talents and the memorable women who have worn their creations. All the fashion stars are here from Poiret to McQueen via Lanvin, Chanel, Schiaparelli, Madame Grès, Dior, Balenciaga, Mary Quant, Ossie Clark, Vivienne Westwood.

    Paul Poiret: | | ||| | Paul Poiret, c. | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. Jean Poiret, Writer: The Birdcage. Jean Poiret was born on Aug in Paris, France as Jean Gustave Poiré. He was an actor and writer, known for The Birdcage (), Cop au Vin () and Le zèbre (). He was married to Caroline Cellier and Françoise Dorin. He died on Ma in Suresnes, Hauts-de-Seine, :

      Paul Poiret." (Former owner Max Meyer has been tentatively identified as an agent for the raw silk trade (Mitsui & Co.) who lived in Jersey City, NJ, and whose obituary appears in v. 33, p. 63 () of the American silk journal) CHMRB copy has Iribe's name scratched out in ms. ink on each plate. There is a small hole in the first two plates. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Poiret by Nancy J. Troy, Andrew Bolton and Harold Koda (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!


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Additional to the dress illustrations are interesting articles on Poiret's world and some charming contemporary illustrations. The color reproduction and general printing values of this book are you are a classic fashion enthusiast, this should be an obligatory purchase/5(20).

Poiret book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In the annals of fashion history, French couturier Paul Poiret (–) is known /5. Paul Poiret: Gouaches of French Couturier Paul Poiret () (Petit Perfect-Bound Notebooks - Soft Touch Cover) by Alibabette Editions | 2 Apr Hardcover.

-It exist an extraordinary book on this adventure Paul Poiret and His Rosine Perfumes, with hundreds of images. The 'Martines' were the students of the Atelier, and it was Poiret book of an art school meets interior design training, in here Poiret goes into great detail about how to 3/5(4).

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Hercule Poirot has appeared in over 30 novels and over 50 short stories from the years until However, it is Poiret' s remarkable innovations in the cut and construction of clothing, made all the more remarkable by the fact that he could not sew, that secures his legacy.

This essential book is the first to explore Poiret' s radical modernity from a number of perspectives.5/5(1). Poiret was proud of having introduced Paul Iribe to a wider audience through Les robes de Paul Poiret (). Distributed Poiret book charge to Poiret's elite clientele, the album, like Georges Lepape's Les choses de Paul Poiret published three years Poiret book, was exhibited at the Galerie Barbazanges, a commercial gallery on the premises of Poiret's.

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He was stabbed in the back. Paul Poiret dominated haute couture in the first decade of the twentieth century. Known in America as the "King of Fashion," he liberated women from constricting undergarments, most significantly from the corset, which had shaped the female form almost without interruption for hundreds of years.

Poiret - (book). April View this item and discover similar for sale at 1stdibs - A hardback book with black cotton covers and dust jacket which is in very good condition. Paul Poiret was generally considered to be the greatest. Mysteries with the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot.

These can mostly be read as stand-alone in any order, but based on internal chronology The Mysterious Affair at Styles is the first Poirot story and Curtain was written to be the final Poirot story and should be read last.

Other points to note are. Every 2 weeks we send out an e-mail with Book Recommendations. We'll base this on various factors for example "If you like Jack Reacher " or "If you like short stories in the horror genre". Insert your e-mail below to start getting these recommendations. (See All. The book's spacious format and impeccable photography capture the elegance of Poiret's relaxed garment sihouettes; the full-page details of fabric, finishings, and embellishments stand alone as exquisite studies in balance and texture.

POIRET Book. $ About. A beautifully photographed book which pays tribute to the man who was the greatest creator of "haute couture" in the early 20th century. He revolutionized clothing for women by freeing them of the corset and creating chic and elegant clothes made from the finest materials with gorgeous detail and rich colours and Brand: 1stdibs.

Paul Poiret, (born ApParis, France—died ApParis), French couturier, the most fashionable dress designer of pre-World War I Paris. Poiret was particularly noted for his Neoclassical and Orientalist styles, for advocating the replacement of the corset with the brassiere, and for the introduction of the hobble skirt, a vertical tight-bottomed style that confined.

Get this from a library. Poiret. [Francois Baudot; Caroline Beamish] -- From the Belle Epoque to the Années Folles, Paul Poiret was the first fashion designer as the term is understood today. This book examines Poiret's work and his influence on the fashion world today.

The most comprehensive book on Poiret, this is a beautiful survey of the work of one of the early 20th Century's greatest creators of haute couture. As well as focusing on Poiret's rich, exotic fashion designs, the book explores his work with interiors, wallpapers, fabrics, and perfume.

A hardback book with black cotton covers and dust jacket which is in very good condition. Paul Poiret was generally considered to be the greatest creater of Haute Couture in the first quarter of the 20th century and this book is a tribute to him.

pages with text in French, having beautiful photgraphs and illustrations - of which are in colour. Paul Poiret 10 years old. Paul Poiret was born in Paris in April and became a legendary French Couturier.

He took twelve designs to Mme. Cheruit, and also to the house of Raudnitz et Cie They bought them all and soon he was selling his sketches to the house of Doucet, Worth, Redfern and Rouff. ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (chiefly color) ; 37 cm: Contents: Foreword / Phillippe de Montebello --Preface: The prophet of simplicity / Harold Koda and Andrew Bolton --Introduction: Poiret's modernism and the logic of fashion / Nancy J.

Troy --Denise Poiret: muse or mannequin?/ Caroline Evans --High priestesses of fashion. Paul Poiret (–) led the fashion world in the first decades of the 20th century. His autobiography tells the story of the meteoric rise of a draper’s son to the “King of Fashion.” From his humble Parisian childhood, to his debut as a couturier, to his experiences Brand: V&A Publishing.Paul Poiret >Paul Poiret () was an influential French fashion designer during >the early twentieth century.

He led a fashion renaissance that introduced >free-flowing dresses, replaced tight corsets with brassieres, and added a >new standard of artistic value to his fashion plates.Dec 3, - Paul Poiret () was one of the great designers of the 20th century.

Poiret opened his own house in He very quickly began to change the direction of fashion. He straightened the hourglass silhouette of the Edwardian lady and experimented with bold colors and sensuous fabrics. His designs were exotic; the Russian ballet, Orientalism, and African art, as interpreted by pins.