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Photographing Fashion: British Style in the Sixties [Hardcover]

Richard Lester
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31 Oct 2009
For almost forty years one of Britain's most important photographic archives has remained unseen. Created by the legendary fashion editor Ernestine Carter, the hundreds of images she commissioned for "The Sunday Times" include some of the finest photo-shoots of the Sixties. "Photographing Fashion" champions the best of British chosen by her during this incredible decade: photographers John Cowan, Terence Donovan, John French and Patrick Hunt capture the mood, with the clothes of Mary Quant, John Bates, Gina Fratini, Foale & Tuffin, Biba, Jean Muir, and Ossie Clark. The emphasis is on an unswerving eye for style, with a fresh look at everything from ball gowns to beachwear . Unparalleled photographs, groundbreaking fashion, all published for the first time since they appeared in the decade that still defines British style.

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  • Hardcover: 192 pages
  • Publisher: ACC Editions (31 Oct 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1851496009
  • ISBN-13: 978-1851496006
  • Product Dimensions: 24.8 x 30.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 647,622 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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An incredible time capsule of fashion images." New Zealand Fashion Quarterly, February 2010

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Richard Lester trained with Sotheby's in the early 1990s having worked for Osborne & Little and Liberty and combines writing with running an online vintage fashion business based in Sussex. In 2004 he donated a large collection of designs by John Bates to the Fashion Museum in Bath and assisted in organising the designer's retrospective exhibition at the museum in 2006. ACC Editions published John Bates: Fashion Designer in 2008 and Photographing Fashion: British Style in the Sixties in 2009.

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4.0 out of 5 stars A limited collection 9 July 2012
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The fashion photographs in this book are entirely black and white and were overwhelmingly edited by the Sunday Times Fashion Page. It is an excellent example of fashion for its own sake.
A large proportion of the pictures were taken by Norman Eales whose work in aparkling black and white was unsurpassed on the fashion pages of the newspapers in the sixties and early seventies. Richard Lester gives a written appreciation to this effect.
A must for the discerning collector of fashion photography
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5.0 out of 5 stars Sixties fashion in Britain 12 Dec 2012
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An excellent reminder, in photographs, of a seminal time for British fashion. Bought at a great price and with quick delivery. Richard Lester's talent is clear from the amazing photographic record gathered together in this exciting volume.
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