Mary Quant's London. Catalogue of Mary Quant dresses in the exhibition 'Mary Quant's London' held at the London Museum, Kensington Palace

Mary Quant's London. Catalogue of Mary Quant dresses in the exhibition 'Mary Quant's London' held at the London Museum, Kensington Palace
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Preface by John Hayes. Introduction by Ernestine Carter.

London. London Museum. 1973. Printed wrappers. 32 pages. Portrait frontispiece and 38 b&w photographs of Quant's designs. 245 x 185mm (9 x 7"). 0.15kg. English. Very good; a couple of light creases to front wrapper.

A scarce catalogue, remaining one of the few publications to illustrate Quant's designs. Mary Quant was a revolutionary figure in British fashion and defined the look of London's Swinging Sixties. The 1973 exhibition held at the London Museum featured 56 of her designs, plus sketches, photographs and archival material. The 56 designs are listed in the catalogue and almost half of them are reproduced in photographs. There is also a biography and introduction to Quant's work.