Artist at Work: French Fashion
Date: Sunday September 7, 2014, at 1 pm - 3 pm
Location: Museum Studios, Getty Center
Drop by as historic-costume designer Maxwell Barr explores Rococo fashion in the prosperous world of 18th-century Paris. He demonstrates with a live model the extraordinary craftsmanship and virtuosity required to create the wardrobe for a day of dressing in an elite, bourgeois household. Complements the exhibition Rococo to Revolution: 18th-Century French Drawings from Los Angeles Collections.