Silver and Gold. Norman HARTNELL.
Silver and Gold.

Silver and Gold.

London: Evans Brothers Limited, 1955. First edition. Large 8vo. (ii), 141, (3) pp. Publisher's blue cloth, gilt to the spine and upper board, signed by Hartnell on the half title. Frontispiece and 43 pages of illustrations, some in colour and others photographic. Rubbing to the spine with loss of gilt, else very good. Hartnell became a fashion designer to the British high society in through the 1920s and 30s, eventually becoming the official Royal designer in the 1940s. He was famously commissioned to design Queen Elizabeth II's coronation dress, a colour illustration of which appears as the frontispiece here. Item #37350

Price: £35.00

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