Manolo Blahník : fleeting gestures and obsessions / principal photography by Michael Roberts.

Author
Blahnik, Manolo, 1942- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Rizzoli, [2015]
Description
488 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 34 cm

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Subject(s)
Photographer
Summary note
"The first comprehensive and lavishly illustrated volume to document the influences and life work of Manolo Blahnik, one of the most influential and talked-about icons in contemporary fashion. Featuring more than forty years of shoe design, this is the definitive monograph of the work of Manolo Blahnik, one of the titans of contemporary fashion. This book is a comprehensive survey of Blahnik's work and provides access to never-before-seen photography of his designs. Drawing inspiration from the worlds of architecture, art, film, and literature, Blahnik is a master of the art of the shoe. His exciting use of color, unprecedented designs, and exquisitely sculpted heels make his shoes some of the most coveted in the world. Featuring more than 250 iconic designs from his archive, the book reveals for the very first time the inspirations behind his singular artistic vision."--Publisher website.
Notes
Includes index.
Other title(s)
Fleeting gestures and obsessions
ISBN
  • 0847846180
  • 9780847846184
LCCN
2015936714
OCLC
905518244
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