Studies in Design and Material Culture

Deco Dandy: Designing masculinity in 1920s Paris
John Potvin, series edited by Christopher Breward, James Ryan

Paperback | Mar 2022 | Manchester University Press | 9781526164902 | 352pp | 240x170mm | RFB | AUD$79.99, NZD$89.99
Hardback | Oct 2020 | Manchester University Press | 9781526134790 | 352pp | 240x170mm | RFB | AUD$185.00, NZD$220.00

This book productively contests the supposedly exclusive feminine aspect of the style moderne (Art Deco). Through a sustained focus on the figure of the dandy, the books claims an essential role and place of the male body and masculinity in the history of Art Deco. -- .