Swiss National Museum. The Tie: A Global History.
(Zurich): Verlag Scheidegger and Spiess, 2014. First edition. Folio. 280 pages. Foreword by Andreas Spillman. Introduction by Anna Lisa Galizia. Essays by Leonard Koos, Alan Prada, Nic Ulmi and others. Superb volume published to accompany the exhibition The Tie, men fashion power at the Landesmuseum Zurich, September 19, 2014 – January 18, 2015. A cultural history of the tie that provides an in-depth analysis of the tie’s role in women’s fashions, dandyism and the class struggle. Illustrated with historical images, photography by Walter Pfeiffer, fabrics and fabric patterns and more. A near fine copy in dust jacket.
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