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Another gorgeous Taschen book All color illustrations of a history of people s fashion from Native American, Asian, African and Europe from Ancient times to the 19th Century. I wish the international section had beenextensive but I do appreciate that there were multiple sections dedicated to the non Western world. Trata se da reedi o de uma das mais importantes obras dedicadas hist ria do vestu rio, na verdade a primeira do seu g nero Fruto de um trabalho de doze anos, entre 1876 e 1888, aproveitando a sua experi ncia como lit grafo em diversas publica es dedicadas alta costura parisiense, Racinet embrenhou se na codifica o da evolu o da moda desde os tempos mais remotos at sua actualidade, com recurso a uma vasta pesquisa acad mica apresentada graficamente, sob a forma de placas litogr ficas Trata se da reedi o de uma das mais importantes obras dedicadas hist ria do vestu rio, na verdade a primeira do seu g nero Fruto de um trabalho de doze anos, entre 1876 e 1888, aproveitando a sua experi ncia como lit grafo em diversas publica es dedicadas alta costura parisiense, Racinet embrenhou se na codifica o da evolu o da moda desde os tempos mais remotos at sua actualidade, com recurso a uma vasta pesquisa acad mica apresentada graficamente, sob a forma de placas litogr ficas Assim sendo, The Costume History compreende o vestu rio da Antiguidade eg pcia, judaica e greco romana, centrando se depois no vestu rio europeu desde a Alta Idade M dia at ao s culo XIX Contudo, a obra n o se fina na Europa, contendo cap tulos dedicados indument ria dos v rios povos e civiliza es das Am ricas pr colombianas, frica, M dio Oriente, Oce nia e Polin sia Adicionalmente, Racinet subordina um cap tulo substancial, o ltimo, aos trajes tradicionais das diversas na es europeias, incluindo Portugal, com particular incid ncia, no entanto, para a Fran a.Esta edi o cont m uma vers o abreviada da original, expurgada de v rios dos textos que acompanham a edi o original, muitas das vezes com coment rios datados, de uma certa ndole racista e patologicamente europe sta, coincidindo com a poca de expans o colonial em que foi produzida, assim como de algumas ilustra es referentes ao s culo XIX, levadas a cabo pela editora encarregue deste projecto, Fran oise T Tart Vittu Interesting illustrations , but lacking in complete historical scope Some of the pictures are quite detailed , some not so much However it is a decent reference book for a beginner, and one that can be used as a starting point More information would be needed to be totally accurate, but it s fun to look through and imagine what it would be like to trudge around in all that material. people need clothes, and not a few Pictures are great for reference I do wish there wereEnglish fashions shown in the 19th century. What a beautiful edition. *Free Ebook ☠ The Complete Costume History / Vollständige Kostümgeschichte / Le Costume Historique ⇻ Originally published in France betweenand , Auguste Racinet s Le Costume Historique was the most wide ranging and intelligent study of clothing ever published Covering the world history of costume, dress, and style from antiquity through the end of the th century, the great work consolidated inintovolumes containing nearlyplates remains, to this day, completely unique in its scope and detail Racinet s organization by culture and subject has been preserved in TASCHEN s magnificent and complete reprint, as have excerpts from his delightful descriptions and often witty comments Perusing these beautifully detailed and exquisitely colored illustrations, you ll discover everything from the garb of ancient Etruscans to traditional Eskimo attire to th century French women s couture Though Racinet s study spans the globe from ancient times through his own, his focus is on European clothing from the Middle Ages to the s and this subject is treated with exceeding passion and attention to detail Costume History is an absolutely invaluable reference for students, designers, artists, illustrators, and historians it is also an immensely fascinating and inspirational book for anyone with an interest in clothing and style al textmanuscript pages in French and German, as well as all plates and details in the form of high resolution image files which are free of rights and can be used for any creative projectNTENTS Part I The Ancient World Egypt, Assyria, Israel, Persia and Phrygia, Greece, Etruscan, Greco Roman, Rome, Barbarian Europe, Celts and Gauls Part II th CenturyAntique Civilizations Oceania, Africa, Eskimos, North American Indians, Mexican Indians, South American Indians, China, Japan, India, Ceylon, Middle East, Orient, Turkey Part III Europe from Byzantium to the s Byzantium, France Byzantine, Poland, Italy, Spain, Germany, France, England, Holland Part IV Traditional costumes of the s Scandinavia, Holland, Scotland, England, Germany, Switzerland, Russia, Poland, Hungary, Greece, Italy, Spain, Portugal, France Leider schwer lesbar, da die Aufteilung ung nstig ist Wenig Beispiele aus Europa, z B fehlt Irland. Amazing read