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Chinese Dress : From the Qing Dynasty to the Present [electronic resource]

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Author
Garrett, Valery.
Publication Info.
[United States] : Tuttle Publishing, 2020.
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Summary
Featuring over 450 archival photographs and line drawings, Chinese Dress traces the evolution of Chinese clothing from court and formal costumes to the fashions of modern China. A comprehensive and sumptuously illustrated book, Chinese Dress is the essential reference for costume historians, fashion designers and collectors, as well as lovers of beautiful clothes everywhere. Chapters include: -Dress of the Qing Manchu Rulers 1644-1911 -Dress of the Manchu Consorts 1644-1911 -Attire of Mandarins and Merchants -Attire of Chinese Women -Republican Dress 1912-1949 -Clothing of the Lower Classes -Clothing for Children -Dress in New China 1950-2006From Imperial robes to foot binding to the cheongsam, Chinese Dress spotlights traditional Chinese dress against a background of historical, cultural and social change, opening a fascinating window for anyone seeking to deepen their understanding of China, Chinese culture and Chinese fashion history.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject
Clothing and dress -- China -- History.
Electronic books.
China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.
China -- History -- Republic, 1912-1949.
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ISBN
9781462906949 (electronic bk.)
146290694X (electronic bk.)
Music No.
MWT13231275