Bals: Legendary Costume Balls of the Twentieth Century (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
308
Utgivningsdatum
2011-09-08
Förlag
Assouline
Illustratör/Fotograf
colour illustrations black & white illustrations
Illustrationer
black & white illustrations, colour illustrations
Dimensioner
356 x 279 x 46 mm
Vikt
3859 g
Antal komponenter
1
Komponenter
,
ISBN
9781614280002
Bals: Legendary Costume Balls of the Twentieth Century (inbunden)

Bals: Legendary Costume Balls of the Twentieth Century

Inbunden Engelska, 2011-09-08
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From the twilight of the Romanov dynasty through les annees folles of Art Deco Paris to the jet-set seventies, Bals explores the nine most exceptional private costume parties of the twentieth century, in the most beautiful book ever produced on the subject. In addition to social commentary from (or about) colorful charactersincluding Paul Poiret, Truman Capote, and Cecil Beaton, who immortalized these extraordinary ballsJacqueline de Ribes, Helene David-Weill, and Marisa Berenson share their vivid souvenirs in first-person narratives. This is the ultimate book on such a unique and captivating theme."
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Nicholas Foulkes is a British historian, author, and journalist who has written books on subjects as diverse as James Bond, porcelain, and the trench coat. He is best known for his critically acclaimed trilogy of nineteenth-century histories: Scandalous Society, a biography of Count d'Orsay; Dancing Into Battle; and Gentlemen and Blackguards. In addition to Bals and High Society, he has written four other books for Assouline. Foulkes is luxury editor of British GQ, co-founder and editor-in-chief of Finch's Quarterly Review, and a contributing editor of Vanity Fair.