Two Vol Slipcase Piasa Paris Set
11" x 8-3/8"
Vol 1: Livret Photographies
Vol 2: Livret Expertises
532 Lots/ 205 pp.
Expert: Francoise Auguet
La Creation en Liberte: Univers de Paul et Denise Poiret 1905-1928
Paris: Piasa, 2005.
Softcover in slipcase
Two volumes in a slipcase: 176pp & 205 pp
Auction catalogue features the personal wardrobe of Denise Poiret, the designer Paul Poiret's wife and muse. The first volume features color photographs; the second volume contains descriptions & estimates of the 532 lots. Housed in illustrated paper-covered slipcase; illustrated paper sleeve containing mini disk laid in. The lots consist of dresses, coats, hats, shoes, lingerie designed by Poiret, a few personal objects of Paul Poiret, wallpaper & printed fabric samples, small furniture & models from Atelier Martine, and objects from his Rosine perfume line. Includes contemporary photographs of the Poirets at home.