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Ballerina: Fashion’s Modern Muse

As much a history of ballet as an exploration of the connections between ballerinas and fashion, this is recommended for readers interested in the crossover of both subjects.
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The Louvre: The Many Lives of the World’s Most Famous Museum

Recommended for readers interested in the history of France, the history of architecture, and museology.
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James Tissot

With beautiful color plates, a detailed chronology of Tissot’s life, and short, accessible essays, this is recommended for general readers interested in 19th–century painting, as well as the specialist looking for new and more detailed information on the artist.
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Dress in the Age of Jane Austen: Regency Fashion

With beautiful images of clothing, fashion plates, prints, and paintings, this is recommended for readers interested in the fashion and material culture of this period.

Paris, Capital of Fashion

This excellent book, with its many wonderful color illustrations, is recommended for fashion lovers and those interested in the cultural history of fashion.

Félix Vallotton

Highly recommended for informed readers who would like an introduction to this lesser-known artist.
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Illuminated Paris: Essays on Art and Lighting in the Belle Époque

Blending theory from art and anthropology, this erudite work is recommended primarily for readers with a solid academic background in 19th-century art history.

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Balenciaga in Black

Recommended for readers passionate about 20th-century haute couture and those interested in learning more about a specific aspect of Balenciaga's work.
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Corot: Women

Although scholarly in tone, this book is clearly written and has beautiful plates. Recommended for readers with a passion for 19th-century French painting and who wish to broaden their knowledge.

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