Marcel Rochas

Sophie Rochas

Published by Editions Flammarion Apr 2015, 2015
ISBN 10: 2080202073 / ISBN 13: 9782080202079
Used / Buch / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.

Description:

Neuware - The first fashion monograph on Marcel Rochas, a key twentieth-century women's wear designer, written by his daughter. Fashion designer Marcel Rochas (1902-1955) made considerable and enduring contributions to the world of fashion; his legacy has inspired a range of contemporary designers. In this lavish monograph, his daughter, Sophie Rochas, provides an intimate first-hand account that includes her childhood memories and rare access to the family's private archives. She provides insight into her father's talents as an innovative designer, communications genius, revered socialite, attentive father, and demanding husband, as well as the style influences that inspired him.Rochas's trademarks included exaggerated shoulders, the wasp-waisted bodice, a strapless girdle that defined the female silhouette of the '40s and '50s, a judicious combination of fabrics, contrasting prints, his Sirène gown, and the Oiseau dress. His myriad creations were favored by many starlets, including Carole Lombard, Marlene Dietrich, Mae West, and Danielle Darrieux, both on-screen and off.This lavishly illustrated work includes family photographs, portraits by the great fashion photographers, his iconic perfume bottles, and his most significant women's wear creations. During his thirty-year career, he opened two couture houses, employed an army of workers, and created innumerable pieces that have since become milestones in the history of women's wear. 280 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory #

About this title:

Book ratings provided by GoodReads:
2 avg rating
(1 ratings)

Synopsis: The first fashion monograph on Marcel Rochas, a key twentieth-century women?s wear designer, written by his daughter. Fashion designer Marcel Rochas (1902?1955) made considerable and enduring contributions to the world of fashion; his legacy has inspired a range of contemporary designers. In this lavish monograph, his daughter, Sophie Rochas, provides an intimate first-hand account that includes her childhood memories and rare access to the family?s private archives. She provides insight into her father?s talents as an innovative designer, communications genius, revered socialite, attentive father, and demanding husband, as well as the style influences that inspired him.Rochas?s trademarks included exaggerated shoulders, the wasp-waisted bodice, a strapless girdle that defined the female silhouette of the ?40s and ?50s, a judicious combination of fabrics, contrasting prints, his Sirène gown, and the Oiseau dress. His myriad creations were favored by many starlets, including Carole Lombard, Marlene Dietrich, Mae West, and Danielle Darrieux, both on-screen and off.This lavishly illustrated work includes family photographs, portraits by the great fashion photographers, his iconic perfume bottles, and his most significant women?s wear creations. During his thirty-year career, he opened two couture houses, employed an army of workers, and created innumerable pieces that have since become milestones in the history of women?s wear.

Product Description: Marcel Rochas (19021955) left an enduring legacy on the world of fashion, inspiring a range of contemporary designers. In this illustrated biography, Sophie Rochas provides an intimate first-hand account of her father, providing insights into his talents as an innovative designer, revered socialite, attentive parent, and demanding husband. Rochass trademark designs included exaggerated shoulders, the wasp-waisted bodice, a strapless girdle that defined the female silhouette of the 1940s and 1950s, his Sirène gown, the surrealist Oiseau dress, and the signature perfume Femme. His myriad creations were favored, both on-screen and off, by Hollywood starlets including Carole Lombard, Marlene Dietrich, and Mae West. This monograph includes rare family photographs, portraits by the great fashion photographers, as well as Rochass iconic perfume bottles, style inspirations, and most significant creations, which have since become milestones in the history of womens wear.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Marcel Rochas
Publisher: Editions Flammarion Apr 2015
Publication Date: 2015
Binding: Buch
Book Condition: Neu

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Speedy Hen
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST2080202073. Bookseller Inventory # ST2080202073

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
35.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 19
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Sophie Rochas
Published by Editions Flammarion (2015)
ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Editions Flammarion, 2015. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9782080202079

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
35.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Rochas, Sophie;hammond, Francis
ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 22112261-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
37.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.11
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Rochas, Sophie
Published by Flammarion
ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
glenthebookseller
(Montgomery, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Flammarion. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 2080202073 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc. Bookseller Inventory # Z2080202073Z3

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
36.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.40
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Rochas, Sophie
ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
medimops
(Berlin, Germany)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: very_good. 2223 Gramm. Bookseller Inventory # M02080202073-V

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
38.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.93
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Sophie Rochas,Francis Hammond
Published by Flammarion 2015-04-06 (2015)
ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Flammarion 2015-04-06, 2015. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-GRD-05184810

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
39.60
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97820802020790000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
42.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Sophie Rochas, Olivier Saillard
Published by Editions Flammarion 2015-04-20, Paris (2015)
ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Editions Flammarion 2015-04-20, Paris, 2015. hardback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9782080202079

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
44.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Rochas, Sophie
Published by Flammarion (2015)
ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
Used Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Alexandria's Library
(Unionville, ON, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Flammarion, 2015. Hard Cover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Francis Hammond (illustrator). 1st Edition 1st Printing. Blind impressed titles to front and spine in unclipped dust jacket. 278 pages illustrated in b/w and colour. Size: Folio - 12" - 15" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 040318

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
37.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9.59
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Rochas, Sophie
Published by Flammarion
ISBN 10: 2080202073 ISBN 13: 9782080202079
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Flammarion. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2080202073 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2122009465

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
43.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.19
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are 33 more copies of this book

View all search results for this book