The premier fashion designer of the 1920s, Erte
once designed a costume for Mata Hari and was still designing
clothes and costumes more than 60 years later. The 218 illustrations
collected here, originally rendered by Erte himself for HARPER'S
BAZAAR magazine, reveal why his fashion design has not only returned
to popular favor but is being seen in museums and galleries along
with his paintings and prints. 218 illustrations. in full color.
Splendid selection of 218 black-and-white inventions from legendary
designer's productions for "Harper's Bazar," 1918-32. Also 8 pages
of full-color covers, originals now prized collector's items.
Captions. Publisher's Note.