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Fashion History Research Portal: Historical Fashion

Books on Historical Fashion

Find books using the search box and tips below.


Browse these subjects:

Fashion - History (choose from 21 related subjects); Clothing and Dress - History; Costume - History

Browse these call number areas on the shelf:

GT500 - GT 2370; GT507

Examples of books on this topic:

Berg Fashion Library

Online Resource: ArtSTOR

Detail of Day Vest, 1937-1938 by Elsa Schiaparelli. Image via ARTstor © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Online Resource: Vogue Archive

cover of Vogue magazine from 1950

Historical Costume in Film

Check out Wikipedia's
List of Costume Drama Films by period/style