The Golden Age of Haute Couture, LIVE from the Dallas Museum of Art


This selection of ball gowns by French couturier Jacques Fath would have had a price tag of nearly $50,000 today. The LIFE Picture Collection / Getty Images, photo by Gordon Parks

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Additional Reading

  • Wilcox, Claire, ed. The Golden Age of Hauture Couture: Paris and London 1947-1957. London: V&A Publishing, 2007.
  • Palmer, Alexandra. Couture & Commerce: The Transatlantic Fashion Trade in the 1950s. Toronto: Royal Ontario Museum, 2001.