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Fashion

A History from the 18th to the 20th Century

by Kyoto Costume Institute



ISBN:9783836557191
Format:Hardcover
Page Extent:648 pages
Book Size:307 x 308 x 35 mm (Height x Width x Depth)

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Clothes define people. A person s attire, whether it s a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential code to his or her culture, class, personality, even faith. Founded in 1978, the Kyoto Costume Instituterecognizes the importance of understanding clothes from sociological, historical, and artistic perspectives. With one of the world s most extensive clothing collections, the KCI has amassed a wide range of historical garments, underwear, shoes, and Fashion accessories dating from the 18th century to the present day.

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Clothes define people. A person s attire, whether it s a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential code to his or her culture, class, personality, even faith. Founded in 1978, the Kyoto Costume Instituterecognizes the importance of understanding clothes from sociological, historical, and artistic perspectives. With one of the world s most extensive clothing collections, the KCI has amassed a wide range of historical garments, underwear, shoes, and Fashion accessories dating from the 18th century to the present day.

Showcasing the Institute s vast collection