Understanding fashion history / Valerie Cumming.
Publication year: 2004
Publisher: London : Batsford,
ISBN: 9780713488753 (pbk.) :
Aimed at lay readers, collectors and fashion students, Valerie Cummings' book offers an overview of fashion history covering such topics as theories of dress and fashion, dress in art and dress as art, dress as indicator of role and status, and dress and cultural imperialism.
144 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 26 cm.