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Wild: fashion untamed

Wild: fashion untamed

Bolton, Andrew, 1966-; Da Cruz, Elyssa; Bell-Price, Shannon; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

Offering insights into the decorative possibilities of pelts and plumes, this text examines fur's ability to announce the wealth and status of the wearer by looking at the clothing of Renaissance aristocrats as well as that of contemporary Hip-Hop performers such as Missy Elliot and P. Diddy

Paperback, Book. English.
Published New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, c2004
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Statement of responsibility: Andrew Bolton ; with contributions by Shannon Bell Price and Elyssa Da Cruz
ISBN: 0300106386, 9780300106381
Note: Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, from 7.12.2004 - 13.03.2005.
Note: Accompanies an exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from 9 November 2004 to 13 February 2005.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 179).
Physical Description: 179 p. : chiefly ill. (chiefly col.), facsim., ports. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Subject: 20th century; Animals; Fashion.; Feathers.; Fur garments.; 19th century; Hides and skins.; Birds; Fashion; Exoticism in fashion.

Author note

Andrew Boltonis the Associate Curator of the Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.