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Author Ormen, Catherine, author.

Title All about Yves / Catherine Örmen ; English translation by Andrea Reece, and José Abete for some of the facsimiles.

Publication Info. London : Laurence King Publishing , 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    746.9209 Saint Laurent,Y ORM    Available
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Description 127 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm + 38 loose facsimile inserts and 1 booklet (8 unnumbered pages ; 25 cm)
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Note Includes 38 loose facsimile inserts including paper dolls, correspondence, drawings, a booklet, and photographs. Also includes 1 booklet of translations of the facsimile inserts (8 unnumbered pages).
"Originally published in French as "All about Yves". This edition published by arrangement with Larousse, Paris."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and filmography (page 127).
Summary "Yves Saint Laurent is one of the world's most famous designers, who's haute couture collections have deeply marked society and revolutionised the image of women. 'All About Yves' documents the life of this great designer, from his childhood, to the seminal moments of his career, up until his death in 2008. This one-of-a-kind book includes unseen sketches and photographs of Saint Laurent's key collections, as well as fascinating removable documents that include handwritten letters, paper dolls, contact sheets, magazines and invitations."--Publisher's description.
Language Translated from the French.
Contents Foreword -- The Little Prince of fashion -- From idea to outfit -- A revolutionary couturier -- Art in all is forms -- Imaginary journeys -- From the Couture House to museums -- Chronology -- Notes, bibliography, translations of the facsimile inserts.
Subject Saint Laurent, Yves.
Fashion designers -- France -- Paris.
Fashion design -- France -- Paris -- History -- 20th century.
Fashion -- France -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Reece, Andrea, translator.
Abete, José, translator.
Added Title All about Yves. English
ISBN 9781786271242 (hardcover)
1786271249 (hardcover)

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