The Château de Versailles—the indisputable birthplace of fashion—continues to inspire glamour and style today.The royal residence of Versailles—this unparalleled seat of power and seduction—is an important influence on contemporary fashion, inspiring passions and vocations. Since the establishment of the world’s first dress codes under the rule of Louis XIV to incite the whims of the queens and royal mistresses, fashion at Versailles has been a c...
By Laurence Benaim
Hardcover: 240 pages
Publisher: Flammarion (February 6, 2018)
Product Dimensions: 9.8 x 1.3 x 12.6 inches
Amazon Rank: 319982
Format: PDF Text djvu book
This book shows how Versailles during its glory days is still influencing fashion and the Arts today. It is loaded with colorful photographs - some rare, such as Axel de Fersen's gorgeously embroidered coat (in remarkably near flawless condition).