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Italian Glamour

The Essence of Italian Fashion, From the Postwar Years to the Present Day

By Enrico Quinto, Paolo Tinarelli.

The essence of Italian style through fashion and costume in the 20th century in a handsome volume that captures the evolution of Italian fashion’s biggest brands. The fashion archive of Enrico Quinto and Paolo Tinarelli has been painstakingly assembled over the last twenty years and traces the international evolution of costume from the mid-19th century to the present day. This quintessential volume on Italian style narrates the development of fashion through around three hundred dresses, chronologically ordered and selected from an international collection of over six thousand pieces, enriched by commentary by historians, journalists, and fashion designers, but also by photography, film, and personal testimony: a concrete resource for historians of costume, students, and those passionate about style. The idea of departing from a purely chronological sequence springs from a desire to demonstrate the vitality and ongoing relevance of historical pieces through their juxtaposition with contemporary examples. Most of the displayed dresses were documented by photographers when they first appeared on famous actresses, models, and jet-set personalities of the time: from the Duchess of Windsor to Queen Paola of Belgium, from Princess Grace of Monaco to Ava Gardner, Marilyn Monroe, Sophia Loren, Audrey Hepburn, Veruschka, Marisa Berenson, and Grace Jones, among many others.


Enrico Quinto and Paolo Tinarelli established Rome’s first flea market, which first introduced in Italy the concept of vintage. With an international perspective, but with a distinctly Italian emphasis, they built one of the main historical costume and fashion archives in Italy.

Italian Glamour

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Moments

MOMENTS

Edited by Linda Loppa.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857231761 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 11/15/2016
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Italian Glamour

ITALIAN GLAMOUR

By Enrico Quinto, Paolo Tinarelli.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857224282 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 4/21/2015
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From Tapestry to Fiber Art

FROM TAPESTRY TO FIBER ART

By Magali Junet, Odile Contamin, Janis Jefferies, Keiko Kawashima, Marta Kowalewska, Jenelle Porter.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857234717 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 9/5/2017
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Uman: The Essays, #5

UMAN: THE ESSAYS, #5

By Joachim Bessing.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857207827 | US $24.95

Pub Date: 9/6/2011
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Haute Couture in the Kitchen

HAUTE COUTURE IN THE KITCHEN

By Paola Caovilla.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876244346 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 5/9/2006
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GingerNutz Takes Paris

GINGERNUTZ TAKES PARIS

By Michael Roberts. Foreword by Grace Coddington.

MW EDITIONS

ISBN: 9780998701837 | US $27.50

Pub Date: 9/25/2018
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Italian Tailoring

ITALIAN TAILORING

Text by Yoshimi Hasegawa.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857238289 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 10/23/2018
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GINGERNUTZ

By Michael Roberts. Foreword by Grace Coddington.

MW EDITIONS

ISBN: 9780998701806 | US $27.50

Pub Date: 9/1/2017
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Items: Is Fashion Modern?

ITEMS: IS FASHION MODERN?

Edited with text by Paola Antonelli, Michelle Millar Fisher. Text by Luke Baker, Anna Burckhardt, Stephanie Kramer, Mei Mei Rado, Jennifer Tobias.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9781633450363 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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A Portrait of Fashion

A PORTRAIT OF FASHION

Text by Aileen Ribeiro, Cally Blackman.

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY

ISBN: 9781855145566 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 4/26/2016
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The Belgians

THE BELGIANS

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775740319 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 9/29/2015
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Hippie Chic

HIPPIE CHIC

Text by Lauren D. Whitley.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467952 | US $35.00

Pub Date: 7/31/2013
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