Maison Lesage : Haute Couture embroidery

Maison Lesage : Haute Couture embroidery
Mauri├Ęs, Patrick, 1952-
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  • Published: 2020
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The most famous embroidery house in the world, Maison Lesage has collaborated with the greatest names in the history of fashion, from Madeleine Vionnet, Elsa Schiaparelli, Cristobal Balenciaga and Christian Dior to Yves Saint Laurent, Hubert de Givenchy and, of course, Chanel, which counts Lesage as one of its Metiers d'Art ateliers. Illustrated with specially commissioned photography of Maison Lesage's historic creations and illuminated with texts by Patrick Mauries, Maison Lesage is both a tribute to exceptional craftsmanship and a journey through 100 years of fashion at its most sumptuous and inventive.

Related Subjects

Embroidery--France--Paris--History.
Embroidery.
Fashion.

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ISBN:

9780500021538 (hardback)

ISBN:

0500021538 (hardback)

Personal Author:

Mauri├Ęs, Patrick, 1952-

Title:

Maison Lesage : Haute Couture embroidery / Patrick Mauri├Ęs ; translated from the French by Lorna Dale.

Publication Info:

London : Thames and Hudson, [2020]

Publication Info:

┬ę2020

Physical description:

221 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 28 cm.

Content Type:

text

Content Type:

still image

Media Type:

unmediated

Carrier Type:

volume

Language:

Translated from the French.

Corporate subject:

Maison Lesage (Firm)

Subject term:

Embroidery--France--Paris--History.

Subject term:

Embroidery.

Subject term:

Fashion.

Added Entry-Personal Name:

Dale, Lorna,

Added Entry-Corporate Name:

Maison Lesage (Firm). Works. Selections.

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