The mechanical smile : modernism and the first fashion shows in France and America, 1900-1929 /
In the early 20th century, the desire to see clothing in motion flourished on both sides of the Atlantic: models tangoed, slithered, swaggered, and undulated before customers in couture houses and department stores. The Mechanical Smile traces the history of the earliest fashion shows in France and...
|Main Author:||Evans, Caroline, 1954-|
New Haven :
Yale University Press,