Fashion coffee table books have really come into their own in the last few years, they are a must have on any fashionistas coffee table! We have a very gorgeous book that would look great in any collection, the best thing is it is pocket sized and paprback so unlike those heavy coffee table books you can actually take this with you and have a flcik through while on the move.
A visual feast of 400 dazzling images, 100 Years of Fashion Illustration celebrates the best of fashion illustration over the last century. Offering a fascinating overview of the development of fashion, 100 Years of Fashion depicts the story of the industry through the eyes of the greatest illustrators of the day.
Follow the history of fashion, from the new, liberating currents in art and culture early in the century, through the postwar period, inspired by the great Parisian couturiers, on to the dominance of the celebrity fashion photographer in the 1960s; dividing a new generation of illustrators.
Early in the century, fashion illustration reflected new, liberating currents in art and culture, such as the exoticism of the Ballets Russes, while the postwar period saw inspiration from the great Parisian couturiers. After the dominance of the celebrity fashion photographer in the 60s, a new generation of illustrators emerged, embracing the medium of the computer, while many returned to more traditional techniques.
Have a sneak peak at what you can expect to find in the book.
The book is available from most bookstores such as Waterstones and Amazon so happy ordering! Also you'll be pleased to know it will only set you back £12.99.