The book presents a selection of formal clothing of Czech and foreign provenance, made from 1950 up to the present. The introductory text to its picture supplement examines the overall evolution of formal and evening wear after World War II abroad. It also discusses the specific situation in the field in Czechoslovakia, with an emphasis on fashion clothes created by top Czech designers over the past two decades.

Published by the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague to accompany the exhibition held in the Museum from May 12th – September 4th 2011.

texts: Konstantina Hlaváčková
edition: Czech with English summary
English translation: Linda Paukertová
graphic design: Štěpán Malovec
format: 25 x 20 cm, soft cover
pages: 96
reproductions: 56
ISBN: 978—80-7101—098-2
price: 280,- CZK

The publication is available at the Museum Shop on the ground floor.
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author: Konstantina Hlaváčková, 2011
graphic design: Štěpán Malovec
photo: O. Kocourek
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