March 7, 2017

Byzantine Fashions by Tom Tierney

By Tom Tierney

Illustrations of actual costumes, as depicted in historical mosaics and sculpture, exhibit clothes of all classes--from basic tunics of early Christian commoners and physique armor of Roman warriors to a pallium adorned with crosses, worn by way of a clergyman of the tenth century; and finely brocaded gown of a 12th-century Byzantine princess. shoes, headgear, and hair types also are offered in a suite absolute to motivate and enjoyment colorists and gown designers. Descriptive captions.

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