Thames & Hudson. London. 2010. First English language edition. First published in French in 2009. Hardback; black cloth-bound boards, dust jacket. 207 pages. With 125 illustrations, 124 in colour. English. 285 x 245mm. 1.5kg. 9780500515204. Good, in very good dust jacket; light shelf wear to jacket; small bump to front lower forecorner, knock with some creasing to middle of fore-edge effecting boards and pages, slight tearing to paper of rear endpaper, the binding remains firm.
An illustrated monograph on the fashion designer Thierry Mugler. Mugler's designs pushed the boundaries of fashion with their architectural and stylised forms, and futuristic materials. The book is divided into five sections - fantasy, anatomy, metamorphosis, heroines, and stars. Mugler's own sketches and photographs are complemented by images by the great names of fashion photography.