Steven Bluttal & Patricia Mears.
Phaidon. London. 2001. First edition. Hardback; black boards, dust jacket. [560 pages.] Illustrated profusely throughout. English. 200 x 150mm. 1.2kg. 0714841064. Near fine; still in publisher's shrink-wrap, slightly knocked at base of spine.
A visual anthology of Halston's life and work. Halston was synonymous with American style and his creations graced Jacquie Kennedy, Liza Minelli and Bianca Jagger. The designer was a key figure in 1970s New York and of the downtown discotheque scene. Halston includes many images from catwalk photographs, archival photos by Warhol, to behind the scenes snapshots and sketches.