European Costume and Fashion 1490-1790

European Costume and Fashion 1490-1790

ISBN 13:  9780486423227

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Author:  Francis M. Kelly, Randolph Schwalbe
Format:  Paperback
No. of Pages:  320
Brand:  Dover Publications

Detailed, illustrated and authoritative, this guide provides in-depth descriptions and accurate representations of the evolution of apparel from the late Tudor period (1490), through to the reign of George the Third (1790). Featuring more than two hundred well-researched illustrations, this key text covers the following chapter headings: 
The Italianate Tendency (1490-1510), Puffs and Slashes: The German Element (1510 - 1545), Spanish Bombast (1545-1620), Long locks, lace and leather (1620 to 1655), the Effects of the "Grand Regne" (1655 to 1715), and lastly Paniers, Powder and Queue (1715 -1790). 
Invaluable resource for students and designers reliant on accurate historical material, styles and detail. 

Illustrations: 211 black and white reproductions of paintings, as well as drawings and sketches. 

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