(SOLD): HART, Avril. Ties.
(New York, NY): Costume and Fashion Press, 1998. First edition. Square octavo. 128 pages. A history of the necktie from the 1670’s to the 1990’s. The volume draws on evidence from paintings, engravings, contemporary written sources as well as photographs. The volume offers insights to the wearing of the tie and shows how current styles have emerged from earlier fashions. Illustrated throughout. A very good copy in dust jacket.