In Vogue : An Illustrated History of the World's Most Famous Fashion Magazine

In Vogue : An Illustrated History of the World's Most Famous Fashion Magazine
Author: Alberto Oliva Norberto Angeletti Anna Wintour
Rating: 4.26
Bestsellers Rate: 62533
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
Book Format: Hardback
Binding: None
Pages: 444
Hours of reading: 7.4 hours
Publication Date: 2021
Languages: | English |
Price: 78,28 €

About the book

In Vogue is a fascinating look at the history of the world's most influential magazine. The complete compendium is illustrated with hundreds of covers and archival interiors of past Vogue editions, featuring the work of some of the twentieth century's most respected artists, cover illustrators, and photographers-from Edward Steichen, Toni Frissell, and Erwin Blumenfeld to Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, David Bailey, Helmut Newton, Annie Leibovitz, Mario Testino, Steven Klein, Bruce Webber, and Herb Ritts. In 1909, an entrepreneurial New Yorker named Conde Nast took charge of a struggling society journal and transformed it into the most glamorous fashion magazine of the twentieth century. In Vogue traces the history, development and influence of this media colossus-from its beginning as a social gazette in the late nineteenth century, to the exploration of modern fashion photography and new visuals in the mid-twentieth century, to its status as the top style magazine today. The book explains the makings of the magazine-from runways, to editorial meetings, to the pages of Vogue.The thoroughly researched story incorporates first-person accounts, interviews with editors and photographers, and excerpts from stories written in the magazine by many world-renowned writers, including Truman Capote, Aldous Huxley, Richard Burton, Federico Fellini, and Marcello Mastroianni. Unparalleled in its scope and exceptionally illustrated, In Vogue is sure to be among the most important publications on the subjects of culture, art, fashion, photography, and media.





Alberto Oliva Biography

Alberto Oliva and Norberto Angeletti have been working in journalism for 35 years. They have both been keynote speakers at the Magazine Publishers Association of America (MPA) as well as at other international journalism forums, taught magazine courses at the University of Stanford in California and the University of Salamanca in Spain, and are co-authors of the book Magazines that Make History (Florida University Press, 2004). ... Read full biography

Authors: Alberto Oliva Norberto Angeletti Anna Wintour
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
Languages: | English |
Original Language:
ISBN13: 9780847839452
ISBN10: 0847839451
Reference Edition:
Edition: None
Edition Statement: 2 ed
Illustrations: 2000 COLOR & B/W ILLUSTRATIONS
Literature Country: None
Literature Period: None
Book Format: Hardback
Book Binding: None
Paper: None
Font: None
Pages: 444
Book Weight: 3016
Book Dimensions: 239x315x46
Circulation: None
Publication date: July 21, 2016
First Publication Date: None
Publication City/Country: New York, United States

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