read online kindle Christian Dior: The Man Who Made the World Look NewAutor Marie France Pochna –

Christian Dior s career, a veritable fairy tale, is set in a rich tapestry of Paris cultural life before, during, and after the war Much of Dior s daily inspiration emanated from the world of the intellectual and artistic elite, in which he moved with such people as Erik Satie, Francis Poulenc, Henry Sauguet, Jean Cocteau, and Raoul DufyBorn at the end of an era in which luxury seemed reserved only for the happy few, Dior again revolutionized the world of fashion by introducing, in the early s, ready to wear in his Dior Boutique Until then, couturiers had worked essentially if not exclusively for the very rich and famous With his boutique, Dior brought high fashion to the world at large In celebration of the th anniversary of the New Look, New York s Metropolitan Museum mounted a major Dior retrospective in the winter of

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  1. MV MV says:

    Marie France Pochna s writing flows as she presents Dior as he was remembered by contemporaries I had just read Dior By Dior as well as Dior s Decorators and a museum exhibit book Durable, timeless book Very good index, acknowledgements and first hand source names list.

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