A History of Fashion (1980)

By: J. Anderson Black

4.50 out of 5 based on 2 ratings
(2 reviews)

Traces the history of costume and fashion from ancient times through the mid-1980s. 20th century designers whose fashions are shown in photographs and illustrations include: Chanel, Redfern, Vionnet, Schiaparelli, Regna, Malyneux, Dior, Balenciaga, Carven, Quant, Cardin, Clark, Courreges, Rabanne, Saint Laurent, Gibb, Rhodes, Muir, Ashley, Krizia, Missoni, Versace, Lagerfeld, Blass and Yuke. Also includes a glossary and list of costume collections.

More Information


Publisher Morrow
Date 1980
# Of Pages 304
ISBN 978-0-688-03742-0

Student reviews

2 reviews for A History of Fashion (1980)

  1. jhamyia pearson

    This book is very informational about different time periods in fashion history. It also has lots of illustrated pics!

  2. Jiyun Kim

    It is a great source to refer to if you want detailed information on a specific period. Make good use of the index because you will be able to find what you need right away. It also has great illustrations that are clear and helpful while reading the text.

Add a review