Vintage Handbags

Vintage Handbags

Book - 2013
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Decade by decade, the lavishly illustrated "Vintage Handbags" recounts over 100 years of shoe history, from Elsa Schiaparelli's mesh bags for Whiting & Davis in the 1920s through the Hermes Kelly bag in the 1950s to the Fendi Baguette of the 1990s. Accompanied by archive images, fashion photography and specially commissioned photographs of period pieces, the most collectible and beautiful handbags are showcased. An invaluable reference as well as a visual delight of times past, the book explores the key designers, technical developments and cultural influences that shaped handbag design, revealing exquisite and groundbreaking work from such luminaries as Salvatore Ferragamo, Coco Chanel, Hermes, Fendi, Bonnie Cashin and Judith Leiber.
Publisher: London : Carlton, 2013
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9781780971599
1780971591
Branch Call Number: 746.92 FOGG
Characteristics: 223 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 25 cm
Notes: Originally published: 2009
"Foreword by Anya Hindmarch"--Book jacket

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