Picturing French Style: Three Hundred Years of French Art and Fashion

Picturing French Style: Three Hundred Years of French Art and Fashion

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781893174023
Publisher: Mobile Museum of Art
Publication date: 02/28/2003
Pages: 250
Product dimensions: 8.44(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Lenders to the Exhibition6
Foreword7
When Fashion Became Art8
Using Art in Pursuit of Fashion17
Addressing the Body: The Union of Contemporary French Art and Fashion24
Catalogue
I.Frivolity, Folly, and the French Royal Court31
II.Revolution and Empire: The Politics of Fashion65
III.The Bourgeois Rule91
IV.Becoming Modern: Invention and Revival149
V.Art/Fashion/Art211
References Cited220
Acknowledgments221
Index224

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