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Costume Institute (New York, N.Y.)

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Works: 231 works in 309 publications in 2 languages and 7,899 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: GT503, 391.0747471
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Extreme beauty : the body transformed by Harold Koda ( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Over time and across cultures, shifting concepts of beauty have given rise to extraordinary fashions that constrict, pad, minimize, or exaggerate various zones of the body. This stimulating book displays and discusses an array of such extreme fashion practices"--Back cover
Dance : a very social history by Carol Wallace ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The eighteenth-century woman by Olivier Bernier ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yves Saint Laurent by Yves Saint Laurent ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Retrospective exhibition of twenty-five years of ... [Yves Saint Laurent's] work ... This book, published in connection with the exhibition, features over two hundred of Saint Laurent's couture designs, more than seventy in full color ... Also included is a fully illustrated survey of Saint Laurent's work photographed in black and white by Pierre Boulat and Nicholas Vreeland, supplemented by historically important photographs published in the fashion magazines of the era taken by such renowned photographers as Richard Avedon, Irving Penn, Bert Stern, Neal Barr, and Bill King"--Cover
From Queen to Empress: Victorian dress 1837-1877 : an exhibition at the Costume Institute, December 15, 1988-April 16, 1989 by Caroline Goldthorpe ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man and the horse : an illustrated history of equestrian apparel by Alexander Mackay-Smith ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Infra-apparel by Richard Martin ( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Korean and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schiaparelli & Prada : impossible conversations by Andrew Bolton ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Met's Spring 2012 Costume Institute exhibition, Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations, explores the striking affinities between Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada, two Italian designers from different eras. Inspired by Miguel Covarrubia's "Impossible Interviews" for Vanity Fair in the 1930s, the exhibition features orchestrated conversations between these iconic women to suggest new readings of their most innovative work. Iconic ensembles will be presented with videos of simulated conversations between Schiaparelli and Prada directed by Baz Luhrmann, focusing on how both women explore similar themes in their work through very different approaches"--Publisher's website
In style : celebrating fifty years of the Costume Institute by Jean L Druesedow ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American women of style : an exhibition by Diana Vreeland ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Belle epoque 1890-1914 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses the costume exhibit of the same name held at New York City's Costume Institute, Dec. 6, 1982 through Sept. 4, 1983, as a springboard to journey back to the splendor and rebelliousness of the pre-World War I years. Period motion pictures, photographs, and sound recordings help to supplement the spoken memories of participating interviewees who lived through the period
The eighteenth-century woman : an exhibition at the Costume Institute, December 12, 1981-September 5, 1982 by Paul M Ettesvold ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Belle epoque ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses the costume exhibit of the same name held at New York City's Costume Institute, Dec. 6, 1982 through Sept. 4, 1983, as a springboard to journey back to the splendor and rebelliousness of the pre-World War I years
Fabulous fashion 1907-67 : [exhibition] from the Costume Institute, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York by Stella Blum ( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows fashion and costume as a mirror of social change over the period under review.; Sponsored by The Australian Women's Weekly and the Sussan Corporation; Cristobal Balenciaga - Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel - Andre Courreges - Christian Dior - Hubert Givenchy - Eldridge Manning - Paul Poiret - Mary Quant - Yves Saint Laurent - Elsa Schiaparelli - Madeleine Vionnet - Charles Frederick Worth - Jean Philippe Worth
Romantic and glamorous Hollywood design : the Costume Institute, the Metropolitan Museum of Art : [catalogue of an exhibition by N.Y.) Costume Institute (New York ( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Belle epoque, exhibition checklist : a checklist to the exhibition at the Costume Institute, December 6, 1982 through September 4, 1983 by Paul M Ettesvold ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vanity fair by N.Y.) Costume Institute (New York ( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 10's, the 20's, the 30's; inventive clothes, 1909-1939 by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Book )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vanity fair : four centuries of fashion from the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art [exhibition] St. Louis Art Museum February 4-April l, 1979 by St. Louis Art Museum ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two by two by Richard Martin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Museum of Costume Art (New York, N.Y.)

Costume Institute.
Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute
Metropolitan museum of art New York, N.Y. Costume institute
MMA. Costume Institute.
New York (City). Metropolitan Museum of Art. Costume Institute
New York (N.Y.). Costume Institute
Languages
English (99)
Korean (1)
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