The Evening DressBook - 2004
"While daywear must be practical, versatile, and appropriate, the evening is open for interpretation, offering designers the rare opportunity to indulge their imagination and sense of festiveness and frivolity. A tribute to fashion's highest art, The Evening Dress chronicles glamorous attire from ancient times up to the latest seasons, featuring photographs and sketches of hundreds of exquisite gowns. A celebration of this most elegant form of the sartorial arts, this lavish edition will engage, amuse, and inspire."--BOOK JACKET.
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli, 
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2004
Branch Call Number: 391.2 B627e 2004
Characteristics: 335 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 30 cm