New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1997).. (1997).. Very good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The bottom edge of the front wrap is slightly faded & there is the remnant of a price-sticker on its top corner.  pages. Color pictorial title & 17 full-page color illustrations. Very good.
Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City from September 9 to November 23, 1997. The exhibit was of textile designs from the world of fashion that incorporate words: "a reconciliation of textile and text".
FASHION; TEXTILES; TEXTILE DESIGN; WORDROBE; RICHARD MARTIN; EXHIBITION; THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, NEW YORK CITY; DESIGNERS; ELSE SCHIAPARELLI; JEAN PAUL GAULTIER; CHRISTIAN FRANCIS ROTH; ILLUSTRATIONS.