Mexican Folk Dance Paper Dolls (Dover Paper Dolls) (Paperback)

Mexican Folk Dance Paper Dolls (Dover Paper Dolls) By Tom Tierney Cover Image


From modern interpretations of Aztec apparel to authentic depictions of ethnic folk ensembles, these four dolls and their wardrobe of 22 outfits recapture the vibrant history of Mexican folk dance costumes. Serapes, sombreros, embroidered blouses and skirts, and other colorful garments include a wedding dance costume from Veracruz, a Zapotec gown from Oaxaca, and other regional attire. Notes on the costumes explain their origins and influences.

About the Author

One of the leading authorities on fashion history, Tom Tierney created over 150 paper doll books for Dover Publications. With subjects ranging from U.S. Presidents to popular movie stars, Mr. Tierney's books are famous for being carefully researched and meticulously rendered. His releases are prized by fashion professionals, collectors, and paper doll lovers all over the world.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780486488318
ISBN-10: 0486488314
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: February 20th, 2013
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Dover Paper Dolls