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Tailoring the Image Dr Lois Oliver Monday 12 March 2018

Tailoring the image, costume and accessories in art.

We open a window into the past: the garments in the pictures can tell us a lot about the artists and those they painted.We examine the significance of every thing from from armour , silk slippers and how historical paintings have inspired creations by leading fashion designers.