Buenos Aires: Nobuko, 2005. b/w plates, facs., plan, elevations, tbl., draws, bibl., color pict. wrps. Item #78757
The first part of the book is a history of male and female fashion in Europe during the baroque and rococo periods as displayed in different art manifestations, focusing on the two most distinctive garments established by the French royal fashion: the elaborated lace collar and the embroidered silk fabrics. The second half of the book is devoted to the European influence in colonial Buenos Aires fashion. Large bibliography (pp. 189-195).