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life and work of Paul Poiret.

Loraine Speed

life and work of Paul Poiret.

by Loraine Speed

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Published by Derbyshire College of Higher Education in Derby .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poiret, Paul, -- 1879-1944.

  • Edition Notes

    Thesis (HNDin Fashion Design) - Derbyshire College of Higher Education, 1989.

    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13877939M

    Nearly a century later, the plate-work of fashion visionary Paul Poiret as a marketing tool, proved that Ackermann’s groundwork, though laid during a historical hiatus, achieved a level of Title: Professor and Curator of the . The popularity of the French fashion plate was revitalized in the early part of the 20th century by artists like Paul Iribe (), working with fashion designers such as Paul Poiret. These illustrations were hand colored using the pochoir process, whereby stencils and metal plates are used allowing for colors to be built up according to.

      The rise and fall of fashion’s greatest innovator The pioneering visionary Paul Poiret has been less celebrated than other designers, but ultimately he is the most significant of them all, says. Evening Wrap, Paul Poiret Evening Gowns by Worth Vintage Book Plate French Fashion from Styles by Poiret, Worth, Paquin, etc. Illustrated by Georges Lepape and George Barbier Approximately x Images approximately 7 x 6. In .

    The Paul Poiret label, with rose designed by Paul Iribe (Credit: Metropolitan Museum of Art) In fashion, sadly, “he had found a style he loved and he didn’t move with the times,” says Hohé. Shop a wide selection of movies & TV at Barnes & Noble®. Find your favorite movies & TV on DVD and Blu-ray. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.


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Paul Poiret, (born ApParis, France—died ApParis), French couturier, the most fashionable dress designer of pre-World War I Paris. Poiret was particularly noted for his Neoclassical and Orientalist styles, for advocating the replacement of the corset with the brassiere, and for the introduction of the hobble skirt, a vertical tight-bottomed style that confined.

Poiret’s designs appeared in the Iribe’s album, Les Robes de Paul Poiret, inin Les Choses de Paul Poiret, produced in by Georges Lepape who for twenty-five years was to create the covers of Vogue, and in the Gazette du Bon Ton (Boucher, nd, p. Paul Poiret 10 years old.

Paul Poiret was born in Paris in April and became a legendary French Couturier. He took twelve designs to Mme.

Cheruit, and also to the house of Raudnitz et Cie They bought them all and soon he was selling his sketches to the house of Doucet, Worth, Redfern and Rouff. The most comprehensive book on Poiret, this is a beautiful survey of the work of one of the early 20th Century's greatest creators of haute couture.

As well as focusing on Poiret's rich, exotic fashion designs, the book explores his work with interiors, wallpapers, fabrics, and perfume.

Paul Poiret (20 AprilParis, France – 30 AprilParis) was a leading French fashion designer, a master couturier during the first two decades of the 20th was the founder of his namesake haute couture house. His contributions to his field have been likened to Occupation: Couturier.

In he/she published a book entitled robes Les de Paul Poiret, whose illustrations - work of Paul Iribe- showed models elegant and simple, slightly fitted, which had become famous; Paradoxically, also was shown the footprint of the Ballets Russes, and thus appeared skins adorning dresses, scarves and ornaments of precious stones for the.

Paul Poiret (French, –) dominated haute couture in the first decade of the twentieth century. The catalogue features photographs of a number of garments by Paul Poiret, as well as pochoir prints by graphic artists, who created deluxe albums of Poiret’s designs for his elite clients/5(20).

Paul Poiret established his own fashion house in and dominated the fashion world in the first decades of the 20th century. He died in Paris in The Metropolitan Museum of Art's exhibition Poiret: King of Fashion was the world's leading decorative arts exhibition of /5(4).

Paul Poiret: | | ||| | Paul Poiret, c. | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. An extraordinary story, Paul Poiret's autobiography describes the meteoric rise of a draper's son to become the "King of Fashion." From his humble Parisian childhood to his debut as a couturier to his experiences during WWI, Poiret reveals all in this captivating tale.

Inthe visionary French fashion designer Paul Poiret became Schumacher’s very first collaborator. He had already relaxed women’s silhouettes to the point of no return and created an empire the likes of which the world had never seen—the very first lifestyle brand.

Schumacher is thrilled to bring back his original designs for the brand, in a new collection called Fashion Forward. More than any other designer of the twentieth century, Paul Poiret (–) elevated fashion to the status of an artform. Dress history credits Poiret with freeing women from corsets and with inventing such startling creations as "hobble" skirts, "harem" pantaloons, and "lampshade" tunics, but these details have detracted from Poiret's more significant achievements.

POIRET, PAUL. Before Paul Poiret (–), there was the couture: clothing whose raison d'être was beauty as well as the display of wealth and taste. Paul Poiret brought a new element of fashion to the couture; thanks to him fashion can be a mirror of the times, an art form, and a grand entertainment.

Poiret, in the opinion of many, was fashion's first genius. The style history of Paul Poiret, the King of Fashion- coutiere, business-man, military tailor, bartender, and so much more. isadora duncan and paul poiret Download isadora duncan and paul poiret or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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Paul of tarsus is recognised as the second founder of Christianity after Jesus. He was born in tarsus somewhere between 0 and 10CE. Although his teachings have influenced every generation of Christianity of Christian thinking and every variant of Christianity, in Pauls early years he was a Jew and a Pharisee and was also know as Saul.

As a Pharisee, he was well known for he opposition against. Poiret was born and raised in Paris, where his father ran a local drapery. With his parents and three sisters, he lived in an apartment above his father’s shop, which was artfully decorated, but it was the family’s country home outside Paris that opened up Poiret’s creative spark, giving him room to get messy, press flowers and gather scrap metals like a magpie.

Early life and career. Joseph Paul Iribe was born in Angoulême, France inof a father born in Pau (), Jules Jean Iribe ().Iribe received his education in Paris. From to he studied at the École des Beaux-Arts and the College Rollin. Illustrator and designer.

At age seventeen Iribe provided illustrations for the popular L'Assiette au Beurre and also contributed Born: Joseph Paul Iribe, 8 JuneAngoulême, France.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the King of Fashion: The Autobiography of Paul Poiret by Paul Poiret at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Brand: V&A Publishing. Just as the rise of Poiret was meteoric, so was his fall.

Poiret couldn’t adjust to the changing, much harsher, times. As the innocence of the Belle Époque perished in the blood-splattered trenches of Verdun and Ypres, Poiret’s fashions lost their relevance.

The house of Poiret closed its doors inand the designer died impoverished. Get this from a library! Poiret, Dior and Schiaparelli: fashion, femininity and modernity. [Ilya Parkins] -- Through a highly original and detailed analysis of the memoirs, interviews and other life writings of Poiret, Dior and Schiaparelli, this book explores changing notions of femininity in the early.

Paul Hindemith. Paul was born in the German town of Hanau inon December Sixteen. We might assume that Hindemith felt a pull in the musical direction from a very early age; Paul's father was a painter and did not want his son becoming a musician, so our little composer-to-be ran away at the age of 11, and started his own taught himself the violin and viola, and began earning.Paul Poiret was the party boy of Paris who is the unsung hero of 20th century fashion.

In the first instalment in BoF’s fashion history series, we learn that Poiret dressed Paris’ finest before World War I, but as the years went on, his inability to adapt to '20s modernity led to the collapse of his company.