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The Visual History of Costume Accessories

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Covering the period from 1600 to the mid-20th century. The accessories featured include shoes, hats, bags, gloves, purses, parasols, sock, stockings, jewelry, fans, shawls, and scarves.
Paperback, 174 pages
Published November 1st 1998 by Costume & Fashion Press/Quite Specific Media (first published 1998)
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Alessandra
Apr 16, 2012 rated it really liked it
The Visual History of Costume Accessories has abundant reproductions of primary source artworks and garments from the seventeenth through twentieth centuries, mostly in black-and-white. Each image is dated and carefully described. There is an abundance of information on historical shoes, hats, shawls, gloves, parasols, jewellery, purses, stockings, and fans.

This book contains a wealth of information for historians, costumers, collectors, and designers.

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