Eighteenth-Century French Fashion Plates in Full Color

64 Engravings from the "Galerie des Modes," 1778-1787
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Author(s): Stella Blum
Original Publish Date: Sep 21, 2016
Product Number: EB00791998
Released: Dec 02, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780486163246
Publisher: Dover Publications
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Description

The Galerie des Modes has been called the "most beautiful collection in existence on the fashions of the 18th century." Published over a 10-year period, its plates were elegantly drawn, accurately engraved, and exquisitely hand colored. Here are 64 of the finest plates, reproduced faithfully from the originals and selected by costume historian Stella Blum.

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