Valentino : themes and variations /Language: English Original language: Italian Publication details: New York, NY : Rizzoli : Distributed to the U.S. trade by Random House, ©2008.Description: 300 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 32 cmISBN:
- Valentino. English
- TT502 .G6413 2008
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"This publication accompanies the exhibition Valentino, Thèmes et variations, organized by Les arts décoratifs, Paris, 17 June-21 September 2008"--Colophon.
Includes bibliographical references (page 298).
Foreword / Valentino -- The Last Collection: January 2008 Paris / Francois Halard -- Themes -- Variations -- Valentino: Themes and Variations / Pamela Golbin -- Advertising Campaigns: 1968-2008.
"This volume focuses on Valentino's haute couture creations, highlighting the most important and iconic designs of a half-century in fashion through the recurring motifs in Valentino's work--variations on the ideas of line, surface, and volume as well as themes such as geometry, pleats, and flowers. In addition, unprecedented photography of Valentino's last collection fitting and the backstage of his runway show reveals Valentino's private world for the first time."--Jacket.