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Two centuries of French fashion.

Brooklyn Museum.

Two centuries of French fashion.

by Brooklyn Museum.

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Published in [Brooklyn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Fashion -- History.,
    • Clothing and dress -- France -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIntrod. by Michelle Murphy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT860 .B7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[65] p.
      Number of Pages65
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6062475M
      LC Control Number49050324
      OCLC/WorldCa1507808

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      For two centuries in the Middle Ages, it was fortified to serve as the personal castle for the Frangipani family, which was at war with another family of local aristocrats, the Annibaldi. Such distinctions offer valuable insights into the world of fashion, allowing us to imagine what the books' makers and owners might have been wearing and why. In an image in which he is shown kneeling in prayer, Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy, wears a fabric of gold thread that, in the s, was usually made by wrapping gilt-silver foil.

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The culture of France has been shaped by geography, by historical events, and by foreign and internal forces and groups. France, and in particular Paris, has played an important role as a center of high culture since the 17th century and from the 19th century on, worldwide.

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