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The Golden Age of Couture: Paris and London 1947–1957



Evening Gown by John Galliano for Christian DiorPhoto courtesy of Victoria and Albert Museum
Evening Gown by John Galliano for Christian Dior
Photo courtesy of Victoria and Albert Museum
The Golden Age of Couture: Paris and London 1947–1957
UNITED STATES
NASHVILLE, TENNESEE  •  Frist Center for the Visual Arts  •  Ongoing
 
 

This exhibition focuses on Parisian and British couture between 1947-1957, a decade that Christian Dior described as the ‘Golden Age’ of fashion. On display will be stunning gowns and exquisite tailoring from designers such as Balenciaga, Norman Hartnell, Balmain and Givenchy, as well as Dior.

The evening gown featured on the left is by Christian Dior, Paris. It was designed by London-trained John Galliano, artistic director for Dior since 1997.



Frist Center for the Visual Arts Website


Please click here for the Culturekiosque review of the exhibition The Golden Age of Couture: Paris and London 1947 - 1957.

Contact:

Frist Center for the Visual Arts
919 Broadway
Nashville, TN, 37203-3822


Tel: (1) 615 244 33 40

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