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100 dresses

100 dresses

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.); Costume Institute (New York, N.Y.)

What woman can resist imagining herself in a beautiful designer dress? This title presents 100 fabulous gowns from the permanent collection of the renowned Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, each of which is a reminder of the ways fashion reflects the broader culture that created it

Paperback, Book. English.
Published New Haven, Conn.; London: Yale University Press, c2010
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Available: Newton Park

  • Newton Park – One available in Art Collection 391.2/COS

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Statement of responsibility: the Costume Institute, the Metropolitan Museum of Art
ISBN: 0300166559, 9780300166552
Note: Published in association with the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Physical Description: 232 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Subject: 19th century; Costume Institute (New York, N.Y.) Catalogs.; 20th century; Fashion; 18th century; Beauty and Fashion.; Evening gowns Catalogs.
Alternative Title: Hundred dresses; One hundred dresses

Author note

Harold Koda is Curator in Charge of the Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.