In 1995, the year that this book was published, Kate Moss celebrated her 21st birthday and seventh year working as a model. The photographs were personally selected by Moss, her favourite photographs from her portfolio, tracing Kate’s career from its early days through to her iconic status in the nineties, and feature the work of many of the most notable fashion photographers of the period, including amongst others: Corinne Day, Patrick Demarchelier, Sante D’Orazio, Arthur Elgort, Steven Klein, Nick Knight, Mark Le Bon, Petr Lindbergh, Steven Meisel, Helmut Newton, Paolo Roversi, David Sims, Mario Sorrenti, Juergen Teller, Ellen Von Unwerth, and Albert Watson.
Foreword by Liz Tilberis, Editor-in-Chief of Harper’s Bazaar. Introduction by Kate Moss. Design by Phil Bicker. Cover by Corinne Day.
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- Kate (1995)
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Comme des Garçons
“Comme des Garçons 1981-1986” is one of the most beautiful and sought after fashion photo-books ever published.
Since the inception of Japanese fashion label Comme des Garçons in 1969, founder Rei Kawakubo applied a particular aesthetic to every aspect of Comme des Garçons, extending her vision to the company’s packaging, furniture, interior design, graphic design, and publishing, including a selection of some of the fashion world’s most visually compelling and challenging books and printed materials.
This wonderful and very iconic collection of photographs presents Rei Kawakubo’s groundbreaking, innovative designs from an exciting period of Comme des Garçons history, between 1981 and 1986, as photographed by some of the most important fashion photographers of our time, including Arthur Elgort, Hans Feurer, Eddy Kohli, Peter Lindbergh, Steven Meisel, Paolo Roversi, Oliviero Toscani, and Bruce Weber, among others.
This gorgeous and incredibly rare clothbound volume, wrapped in original publisher’s glassine overlay and housed in original printed cardboard slip-case, perfectly captures a very important and exciting moment in the history of fashion, and is considered one of the most-collectable and prized fashion photo-books to come out of the 1980s.
* Condition: Good / Very Good – book and cover in very good, tight, clean condition throughout, protected under original publishers glassine wrap and within original publishers printed cardboard slipcase – only small chip and tanning to slipcase, very good copy otherwise – All care is taken to provide accurate condition details of used books, photos available on request.
- Comme des Garçons 1981-1986
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