Oscar de la Renta is one of the most celebrated couturiers in the world, a renaissance man of American fashion.
Born in the Dominican Republic, he has played a central role in the fashion scene for over forty years and has dressed everyone in the celebrity world. This beautifully updated edition of the original 2002 volume, brimming with iconic fashion photography and images from de la Renta’s personal albums, gives an inside view of the designer’s creative inspirations and private world. Oscar is the story of a man whose artistic, generous spirit transcends his fashion creations.
Delve into the world of Oscar de la Renta, celebrated couturier and a renaissance man of American fashion, in this extraordinary hardcover book. With a foreword by Anna Wintour and story chronicled by renowned fashion writer Sarah Mower, interviews and quotes by de la Renta give an inside view of the designer’s private world and creative inspirations. Iconic photographs from Annie Leibovitz, Mario Testino and Steven Meisel sit alongside images from de la Renta’s personal albums to illustrate his incredible career.
• 208 pages, over 160 color illustrations
• Publisher: Assouline (2014)
• Hardcover with slipcase
• 10¼" x 13½"