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The Chinese looking glass.

Bloodworth, Dennis

The Chinese looking glass.

by Bloodworth, Dennis

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • China.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 423-428.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS777.55 .B55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 432 p.
      Number of Pages432
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5543912M
      LC Control Number67022047

      China Through the Looking Glass, Book Natasha Jen and her team has designed the catalogue for China: Through the Looking Glass, the blockbuster exhibition at the Costume Institute of Read More The Chinese Looking Glass by Dennis Bloodworth A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen .

      Inspired by and modeled after the traditional glass art of the Asian culture, Glassheads is the product exclusive producer and distributor of this elegant glass line. Our master glassblowers have combined over years of glassblowing experience and truly do justice to producing excellent functional glass . A book, China: Through the Looking Glass, by Andrew Bolton, has texts by Adam Geczy, Maxwell K. Hearn, Homay King, Harold Koda, Mei Mei Rado, and Wong Kar Wai, and an interview with John Galliano. This publication accompanies the exhibition, and is illustrated with new photography by Platon.

      China: Through the Looking Glass is one such exhibition. Organized by The Costume Institute in collaboration with the Department of Asian Art, China: Through the Looking Glass explores the impact of Chinese aesthetics on Western fashion and reveals how China has fueled the fashionable imagination for centuries. It draws together more than   Margiela's new man is a contributor to the exhibit's companion book, China: Through the Looking Glass edited by Andrew Bolton and available for $ 5 of 7 Andy Warhol Makes a CameoAuthor: Faran Krentcil.


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