Hardback, dust jacket. 248 pages. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w, with many full-page plates. 2.2kg. English. Fine. The essential monograph on Maria "Nina" Ricci (1883-1970) founder of the eponymous Parisian couture house, Nina Ricci. The book examines Ricci's rise from dressmaker to head designer of her own fashion house. Whilst her son Robert covered the business side of things, Ricci created the most beautiful couture outfits that had a romantic and feminine delicacy to them. Throughout the 1930s and 40s her name was synonymous with grace and elegance. The clothes she created are photographed in detail here and are seen in archival photographs and drawings. The book also covers the history of the company after Ricci's retirement in 1954 up until 1992. Beaux Books specialises in vintage, collectable and luxury books on art, design, fashion and style. All our books are in stock unless otherwise stated. Please contact us if you require any further information or need help in finding a book. Buy with confidence from an experienced bookseller. Bookseller Inventory # 251
Synopsis: Great condition. Hard cover with dust jacket. No use kept in mylar cover. Highly collectible fashion book. Fully illustrated with beautiful photographs illuminating the design creations of Nina Ricci. Wonderful gift for fashion fans.
Title: Nina Ricci.
Publisher: Editions du Regard 1992. English language edition.
Publication Date: 1992
Illustrator: Photographs by Patricia Canino.
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description REGARD, Paris, 1992. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Illlustrated (illustrator). First Edition. Hardcover 1st edition - A spectacular book in spectacular condition. Faint shelfwear and a hint of rubbing of the dust jacket otherwise a GIFT QUALITY ITEM. Superbly illustrated and with lively text, this is the definitive book on the fashion icon. There is a gift inscription dated 11 January 1994 "On Occasion of the T. Eaton Co. visit to Insignia House". The signature is difficult to interpret, but the statement is certainly relevant to the fashion industry and is a bonus in this case. Seller Inventory # NS19235
Book Description Editions du Regard, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 2903370788