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Author Sobel, Sharon, 1959-
Title Draping period costumes : classical Greek to Victorian / Sharon Sobel.
Imprint Burlington, MA : Focal Press, 2013.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TT520 .S726 2013    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TT520 .S726 2013    AVAILABLE  
Author Sobel, Sharon, 1959-
Series The Focal Press costume topics series.
Focal Press costume topics series.
Subject Dressmaking.
Costume -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Clothing and dress -- Rome -- History.
Clothing and dress -- Greece -- History.
Clothing and dress -- Europe -- History.
Dress forms.
Description ix, 211 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 x 26 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Getting started -- Early, unstructured garments -- Cut and shaped to fit : the Gothic period -- The height of artificial silhouette -- The men return to softness... -- ...While the women remain tightly corseted -- Introduction of tailoring to the man's costume -- Variety of silhouette in eighteenth-century women's costumes -- Neoclassical elegance -- Revolutionary menswear -- Romantic womenswear -- The Victorian gentleman -- The Victorian lady.
ISBN 9780240821337 (paper back)
0240821335 (paper back)
9780240821528 (ebk.)
OCLC # 806017179