Beauty in Exile: The Artists, Models, and Nobility who Fled the Russian Revolution and Influenced the World of Fashion

Beauty in Exile: The Artists, Models, and Nobility who Fled the Russian Revolution and Influenced the World of Fashion

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810957015
Publisher: Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date: 11/28/2000
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 9.75(w) x 12.25(h) x 1.25(d)
Lexile: 1200L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Author's Note6
Note from Prince Nikolai Romanovich Romanov7
1The Ballets Russes and Russian Fashion9
2Russian Fashion During World War I and the Great Exodus37
3Russian Constantinople61
4Russian Berlin83
5Russian Harbin109
6Russian Emigre Handicrafts135
7The Kitmir House of Embroidery151
8The Emergence of Russian Fashion and Fashion Houses in Paris181
9The Paul Caret House of Fashion215
10The TAO House of Fashion225
11Yteb House of Fashion233
12The Fashion House of Irfe265
13The Bery House of Fashion285
14Ardanse House of Fashion295
15The Valentina House of Fashion307
16The Hitrovo House of Lingerie317
17The Adlerberg House of Lingerie335
18The Laure Belin House of Lingerie345
19Russian Emigre Fashion Illustrators and Fabric Designers363
20Russian Beauties of the 1920s387
21Russian Beauties of the 1930s and 1940s421
Notes472
Index475
Photo Credits479

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