Large 8vo., publisher’s blue cloth, pp. xlvi, 476, with numerous b/w illustrations. Binding bumped and rubbed, ownership inscription; good condition. Ribeiro’s doctoral thesis (submitted in 1975) published as part of a series of theses submitted to the Courtauld Institute of Art and marked out for excellence. This was the author’s personal copy. V. scarce.
RIBEIRO, Aileen., The Dress Worn at Masquerades in England, 1730 to 1790, and Its Relation to Fancy Dress in Portraiture [A Garland Series: Outstanding Theses from the Courtauld Institute of Art]., Garland Publishing, Inc., 1984
SKU: 034582 Categories: Art, Art Theory, Fashion, History, Painting Tags: Art, Britain, British history, clothes, Costume, dress, eighteenth century, fancy, Fashion, portraiture