Tuesday, April 9, 2013

The Costumer's Manifesto: The 17th Century Part 3

“In this seventeenth-century jacket, floral and vegetal motifs are accounted for with scientific clarity but assembled along traditional continuous meanders. Like seventeenth-century still-life painting in its global reach and analytical approach, the jacket suggests both abundance and taxonomy.”
jacket ca. 1616

jacket ca. 1616

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