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Shocking Life

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Published by Victoria & Albert Museum .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Fashion design,
  • 20th century,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Italy,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Art / Fashion,
  • Art; fashion; biography; memoir,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Fashion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8972291M
    ISBN 101851775153
    ISBN 109781851775156


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