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Title From Paris to Providence : fashion, art, and the Tirocchi dressmakers' shop, 1915-1947 / Susan Hay, editor.

Imprint Providence, R.I. : Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 2000.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    746.92 FRO    DUE 12-26-17 Billed
Description 223 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 28 cm.
Note "Published in conjunction with the exhibition "From Paris to Providence: Fashion, Art, and the Tirocchi Dressmakers' Shop, 1915-1947, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence; January 12-April 8, 2001"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-223).
Contents Line, color, detail, distinction, individuality: A. & L. Tirocchi, Providence dressmakers / Pamela A. Parmal--Clients and craftswomen: the pursuit of elegance / Susan Porter Benson--Strategies for success: the Tirocchis, immigration, and the Italian American experience / John W. Briggs--American fashion: the Tirocchi sisters in context / Madelyn Shaw--Paris to Providence: French couture and the Tirocchi shop / Susan Hay--Modernism in fabric: art and the Tirocchi textiles / Susan Hay.
Subject Tirocchi, Anna -- Exhibitions.
Tirocchi, Laura -- Exhibitions.
Fashion design -- Rhode Island -- Providence -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Dressmakers -- Rhode Island -- Providence -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Women consumers -- Rhode Island -- Providence -- History.
Added Author Hay, Susan Anderson.
Rhode Island School of Design. Museum of Art.
Added Title Fashion, art, and the Tirocchi dressmakers' shop, 1915-1947
ISBN 0911517693
9780911517699

 
    
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