Paris: Assouline, 2006. 8vo (6 ½ x 8 ¾ in.) in boards with dust jacket. 80 pp. Good condition, wear and stains on dust jacket but book itself is clean. Item #ANT374
Exploring the work and career of couturier Charles James, this book examines the ways in which he invented haute couture in the 1930s, and revolutionized dressmaking in the 1940s and 1950s by combining the science of design and the eroticism of fashion. 80 pp.