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Double-cut velvets, gilded silks, hand-beaded chiffons -- with a couturier's craftsmanship, Mariano Fortuny (1871-1949) married sensual fabrics to precise designs and created opulent clothes and costumes for luminaries such as Isadora Duncan, Sarah Bernhardt, and Orson Welles. From his legendary plisse Delphos dresses to his tasseled arabesque lamps, Fortuny's work epitomi ...more
Hardcover, 188 pages
Published November 1st 2001 by Harry N. Abrams
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fantastic photos and info about this innovative and amazing designer of fabric and lighting. What a treasure!
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