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Balenciaga in black

Balenciaga in black

Paris Musees, associated with work; Kimbell Art Museum, host institution; Musee Bourdelle, host institution

Cristobal Balenciaga's black couture dresses, capes, and coats delighted the society of his day as they changed the future of fashion. Here, lush new photography paired with archival images and sketches will delight readers in revealing the subtle tones and extraordinary detailing of the couturier's masterpieces in black. 'Balenciaga in Black' explores the creative genius of Balenciaga - the fashion designer revered by all other fashion designers

Hardback, Book. English.
Published New York, NY : Rizzoli Electa 2018
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Statement of responsibility: texts by Veronique Belloir, Helena Lopez de Hierro, Gaspard de Masse and Olivier Saillard ; foreword by Eric M. Lee and Delphine Levy
ISBN: 0847866149, 9780847866144
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Note: Published to accompany the exhibition of the same name held at Musee Bourdelle, Paris, 8th March - 16th July 2017 and at Kimbell Art Museum, Forth Worth, Texas, 7th October 2018 - 6th January 2019.
Note: Translated from the French.
Note: Published in association with Paris Musees.
Physical Description: 188 pages : chiefly illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 32 cm
Subject: Black in art Exhibitions.; Beauty and Fashion.; Balenciaga, Cristobal, 1895-1972 Exhibitions.; Fashion; Colour; Balenciaga, Cristobal; Fashion design Exhibitions.
Uniform Title: Balenciaga, l'oeuvre au noir. English.