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Victorian dress in photographs

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Publisher: Batsford 1982

ISBN: 978-0713460384


A photographic history of Victorian dress, beginning with the coming of photography in the early 19th century and its importance for giving an impression of everyday dress rather than as shown in fashion plates. Detailed captions then discuss the costumes, materials and accessories. The author works for the textiles department of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

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