La Collection Privée Christian Dior reflects the remarkable legacy and refined fragrances of François Demachy, perfumer-creator of Dior. The unique portfolio explores the artisanal traditions and remarkable heritage behind the brand and ends with a hearty evocative text by fragrance expert Élisabeth de Feydeau. ; Hardcover with jacket; 168 pages; 130 illustrations; 10W X 13H; Imported
Silently stalking its way through Cartier iconography for a century, the Panther is the proud leader of the pack of precious animals that make up the famous Cartier menagerie. Cartier Panthère illustrates the panther throughout art history and popular culture, chronicles the creative evolution and technical expertise behind Cartier's exquisite Panther jewelry, and recounts anecdotes of legendary Cartier personalities and patrons from Jeanne Toussaint and Daisy Fellowes to María Fé
Founded in 1931 in Venice by Giuseppe Cipriani, the mythical Harry's Bar is world-renowned for its Italian simplicity and sophistication. Simply Italian offers recipes and tips from Arrigo Cipriani-Giuseppe's son and the restaurant's current owner-to make simple yet delicious Italian dishes from Harry's menu.; Spiral binding; 200 pages and illustrations; 9.75W X 8.5H; Imported
Allure Of Men Francois Baudot Assouline A collection of the most desired, envied, and debonair men in history. Paintings and photographs of famous and lesser-known figures dating back almost 200 years, embodying centuries of elegance and style. 108 pages Hardcover 2000 English
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Publisher: ASSOULINE Author: Claiborne Swanson Frank Title: AMERICAN BEAUTY New York photographer Claiborne Swanson Frank didn’t have to look far to find subjects for her début book American Beauty. This stunning collection includes portraits of her family members, close friends, and a large number of talented women who she has met over the years. Swanson Frank's talent lies in photographing her subjects relaxed in their own environment, conveying their own personal style.
Publisher: ASSOULINE Author: Jean-Michel Berts Title THE LIGHT OF JERUSALEM With a preface by Nobel laureate writer Elie Wiesel, this book contains a showcase of black and white photographs by Jean-Michel Berts taken at daybreak in Jerusalem, capturing the intensity and poetry of this ancient crossroads. Modern Jerusalem is a multicultural metropolis with complex layers of history. This wonderful book captures the power and mystery of its monuments, streets, gardens and panoramas.
It is no coincidence that Donald Robertson, known as @drawbertson to his hundreds of thousands of followers on social media, has become the fashion world's favorite art bomber of the Instagram era. Humorous and sharp, Robertson's work is collected by stars such as Beyoncé and featured in collaborations with it-brands like Smashbox and retailers including Bergdorf Goodman. Earning himself the moniker the Andy Warhol of Instagram, Robertson is celebrated as an inspiration by
This book is a stunning visual and written account that enters the world of famed fashion designer Valentino Garavani, the emperor not only of fashion but also of l'art de vivre. Beyond the tangible objets d'art housed in each of his residences, Valentino's excellence as a host is defined by the warmth and joy he creates for his guests. ; Hardcover; 80 illustrations; 192 pages; 10.25W X 13.5H; Imported
Since its creation in 1772, Veuve Clicquot has never ceased to create and innovate and has never compromised quality. These high standards were set by Madame Clicquot herself when she took the reins of the company in 1805. Almost 250 years later, Veuve Clicquot has become not only one of the most sought-after champagnes in the world, but also an attitude. Readers will discover the thrilling atmosphere of the brand's international celebrations, whether in New York at the Polo Classic or in Japan
A nostalgic and bittersweet love story, Manhattan's Babe is the illustrated English-language edition of French writer-filmmaker Frederic Beigbeder's 2014 novel, Oona and Salinger, a fictionalized account of the true-life love story of up-and-coming writer J.D. Salinger, 22, and Oona O'Neill, 16, the beautiful socialite daughter of the great American playwright. Their all-too-short romance blossomed during the summer of 1941, before the U.S. joined World War II. Then Salinger was drafted into the