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Ingenue to Icon: 70 Years of Fashion from the Collection of Marjorie Merriweather Post (Hardback)
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Ingenue to Icon: 70 Years of Fashion from the Collection of Marjorie Merriweather Post (Hardback)

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Hardback 168 Pages / Published: 10/06/2015
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Marjorie Merriweather Post was one of America's most powerful women, a director of General Foods, Inc., philanthropist, patriot and internationalist, with a keen interest in art, and a magnificent wardrobe collected over 70 years. Ingenue to Icon is a beautifully illustrated new volume dedicated to Mrs Post's love of fashion and how she used

Publisher: D Giles Ltd
ISBN: 9781907804403
Number of pages: 168
Weight: 1089 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 x 20 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
""Ingenue to Icon" is a historical work with a focus on one woman s life as told through her sartorial choices explained in an engaging narrative"Jeffrey Felner, "New York Journal of Books"

"A must-have volume for those interested in fashion and social history or indeed in Mrs Post herself" Tim Forrest
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-Kurtz has written a delightful cultural biography and...the photographs of the gowns are extraordinarily beautiful---Amy Henderson, Artes Magazine

-Ingenue to Icon is a historical work with a focus on one woman's life as told through her sartorial choices explained in an engaging narrative---Jeffrey Felner, New York Journal of Books

-A must-have volume for those interested in fashion and social history or indeed in Mrs Post herself---Tim Forrest


"Kurtz has written a delightful cultural biography and...the photographs of the gowns are extraordinarily beautiful"--Amy Henderson, Artes Magazine

"Ingenue to Icon is a historical work with a focus on one woman's life as told through her sartorial choices explained in an engaging narrative"--Jeffrey Felner, New York Journal of Books

"A must-have volume for those interested in fashion and social history or indeed in Mrs Post herself"--Tim Forrest

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