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In the annals of fashion history, French couturier Paul Poiret () is known for liberating women from corsets and introducing pantaloons into their wardrobes. However, it is Poiret s remarkable innovations in the cut and construction of clothing, made all the more remarkable by the fact that he could not sew, that secures his legacy. This.   Poiret was born in , the son of a cloth merchant in Paris’s working-class neighborhood of Les Halles. As he wrote in his autobiography, The King of Fashion, even as a child, he had been fascinated by shapes and colors, and he collected unwanted silk scraps to make dresses for his sister’s doll, turning her into “a smart.

  Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Paul Poiret books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. More than any other designer of the twentieth century, Paul Poiret (–) elevated fashion to the status of an artform. Dress history credits Poiret with freeing women from corsets and with inventing such startling creations as "hobble" skirts, "harem" pantaloons, and "lampshade" tunics, but these details have detracted from Poiret's more significant achievements.

Paul Poiret was the party boy of Paris who is the unsung hero of 20th century fashion. In the first instalment in BoF’s fashion history series, we learn that Poiret dressed Paris’ finest before World War I, but as the years went on, his inability to adapt to '20s modernity led to the collapse of his company. Buy Poiret (Metropolitan Museum of Art Publications) First Edition by Koda, Harold, Bolton, Andrew, Troy, Nancy J (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:


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King of Fashion: The Autobiography of Paul Poiret (V&A Fashion Perspectives) by Paul Poiret Paperback $ Available to ship in days. Ships from and sold by (20).

A really beautiful book on the fashion of Poriet. This is a large size book with muliple illustrations of the various dresses that were in the exhibition. The text also covers various aspects of his work and his close collaboration with other artists in his time/5.

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Koda and Bolton, who both curate at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, offer the catalog raisonn� to a recent show on French fashion designer Paul Poiret (). (Inthe Read full review5/5(1). -It exist an extraordinary book on this adventure Paul Poiret and His Rosine Perfumes, with hundreds of images.

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The most comprehensive book on Poiret, this is a beautiful survey of the work of one of the early 20th Century's greatest creators of haute couture. As well as focusing on Poiret's rich, exotic fashion designs, the book explores his work with interiors, wallpapers, fabrics, and perfume.

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With David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran. The cases of eccentric, but sharp, Belgian detective Hercule Poirot (David Suchet). Overview Through a highly original and detailed analysis of the memoirs, interviews and other life writings of Poiret, Dior and Schiaparelli, this book explores changing notions of femininity in the early decades of the 20th century, when the democratization of fashion began.

A beautifully photographed book which pays tribute to the man who was the greatest creator of "haute couture" in the early 20th : 1stdibs. Two of Poiret's most important collaborations were with the graphic artists Paul Iribe and Georges Lepape, who created deluxe albums for Poiret's elite clients.

Many of these pochoir prints are illustrated in this volume and served as inspiration for the remarkable vignettes in the exhibition of Poiret's couture held at the Metropolitan Museum. Paul Poiret was generally considered to be the greatest creater of Haute Couture in the first quarter of the 20th century and this book is a tribute to him.

pages with text in French, having beautiful photgraphs and illustrations - of which are in Category: Books. Paul Poiret (20 AprilParis, France – 30 AprilParis) was a leading French fashion designer, a master couturier during the first two decades of the 20th was the founder of his namesake haute couture house.

His contributions to his field have been likened to. Poiret. [François Baudot] -- The story of the life and work of the first true fashion designer in the early part of the twentieth century - He was not only a master of couture, he was also an innovator in.

ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Notes: Catalog of an exhibition 'Poiret, king of fashion, ' at The Metropolitan Museum of .Making the web more beautiful, fast, and open through great typography.Poiret One Font. Download the Poiret One font by Denis Masharov.

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