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The Art of the Shoe

The Art of the Shoe

By Bossan, Marie-Josephe

Abandoning a French look on the subject, Mrs. Bossan, the author, develops her study with a dichotomous vision: that of time that touches the history of mankind and that of geography and sociology, which lead to an almost ethnographic analysis. The author dissects the shoe and al...l that surrounds it: from its history to painting and literature. After this book, it will be difficult to publish a book with a more complete treatment of the subject. Illustrated with an iconography that is exceptional both for its aestheticism and the pieces chosen, this book is a reference for historians, sociologists and for the fashion victims and designers...
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ISBN 9781780429588
Published 8 May 2012
Publisher Parkstone International
Availabilty Not yet available in NZ
Series Temporis

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ISBN-13 9781780429588
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Parkstone International
Imprint Parkstone International
Released 8 May 2012
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Not specified
Author(s) By Bossan, Marie-Josephe
Series Temporis
Category Textile Arts
Industrial / Commercial Art & Design
Fashion Design
History of Specific Subjects
Costume, Clothes & Fashion
Number of Pages 273
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 391.413
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Design & Commercial Art
ONIX Text General/trade