An exquisite homage to the man who founded the House of Dior, this treasure trove of exquisite couture design created by Christian Dior himself is endlessly inspiring to fashion obsessives and historians alike.
THE NEW LOOK
In celebration of the 70th anniversary of the House of Dior, Dior by Christian Dior celebrates the era-defining work of the eponymous founder. Organised by year and interspersed with inspiring quotes and informative commentary, this book is a fitting homage to a man synonymous with impeccable style.
Defined by a sleek, monochromatic hard cover, this vast book contains over 400 illustrations, ranging from historical photography to contemporary snapshots of beautifully conserved clothing.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Olivier Saillard is Director of Paris' Palais Galliera and is a revered fashion historian and curator, known for his career-defining fashion exhibitions including the critically acclaimed Madame Grès: Couture at Work (Musée Bourdelle, 2001) and Cristóbal Balenciaga: Fashion Collector (Les Docks, 2012).