Chinese Dress: From the Qing Dynasty to the Present by Valery Garrett

By Valery Garrett

Opposed to a history of ancient, cultural and social swap comes Chinese Dress, a accomplished and sumptuously illustrated ebook analyzing the extreme diversity of chinese language costume. Skillfully weaving jointly every little thing from courtroom and formal costumes via to the operating dresses of the decrease sessions and the newest models of latest China, chinese language costume tells the tale of the evolution of chinese language garments. the 1st part information dresses worn throughout the Qing dynasty via the emperors and their consorts, in addition to the mandarins, retailers, and their womenfolk, either Manchu and chinese language. the subsequent sections pay specific cognizance to the dramatic alterations in garments that happened in China from the Republican interval, together with rural gown and children's put on, via to decorate in New China from 1949 to the current day. an attractive and unique textual content, chinese language gown is the basic reference for dress historians, style designers and creditors, in addition to fans of lovely outfits all over.

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