The Culture of Clothes

17.99

This title features a stunning exhibition of national dress from around the world, curated and beautifully illustrated by Indian illustrator, Chaaya Prabhat. Explore how traditional dress is an important part of a region’s identity and the meaning behind the intricate details and symbols they feature. This book will take readers on a colourful journey around the world, visiting 30 different countries, including: Bali; China; India; Japan; South Korea; Philippines; Thailand; Siberia; Mexico; Greenland; USA; Argentina; Peru; Panama; Brazil; Namibia; Mali; Kenya; Nigeria; Cameroon; Portugal; Germany; France; Spain; Scotland; Czech Republic; Norway; New Zealand; Samoa; Papua New Guinea.

Description

A colourful celebration of costumes and cultures from around the world.Celebrate world dress with this beautifully illustrated compendium of clothing. From colourful kimonos to dazzling flamenco dresses, this book takes you on a journey through the continents to discover the incredible variety of traditional dress. With vibrant artwork by Chaaya Prabhat, this is a colourful celebration of clothing and cultures around the world.

Additional information

Weight 0.745 kg
Dimensions 31.1 × 24.8 × 1.5 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

79

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

391.0089 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K