Dior: From Christian Dior To Raf Simons




Coffee Table Books

Originally published on the occasion of the legendary couture house’s sixtieth anniversary, this new updated edition unveils Dior’s most beautiful haute couture dresses from the beginning to today, with original photography by Laziz Hamani, and unique, insightful texts by fashion historian Farid Chenoune annotating Christian Dior and the house’s succeeding couturiers, from Yves Saint Laurent, Marc Bohan, and Gianfranco Ferré to John Galliano and Raf Simons, plus stunning photographs of celebrity models from Suzy Parker to Kate Moss, each immortalized in Dior by the greatest fashion photographers of the times, from Irving Penn and Richard Avedon to Patrick Demarchelier.

This monumental volume captures the ambience and creativity of each era, through a panorama of iconic images from fashion shows, in the ateliers and behind the scenes, and celebrity models and clients from every period, and features more than 150 of the house’s most beautiful haute couture creations, plus a complete chronology of the house’s collections and milestones.

By Farid Chenoune

Dimensions: 11.75" x 14.5" | 30 x 37 cm
408 pages | 300 illustrations
Hardcover with jacket

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