COATS! Max Mara is a delight to women who lust after an unforgettable coat by Max Mara. The illustrations in this book are highlighted by special interpretations of the iconic model #101801 Max Mara camel-hair coat by photographers such as William Wegman and Miwa Yanagi-- plus sketches by Karl Lagerfeld, Jean Charles de Castelbajac, Luciano Soprani, Guy Palin and Anne-Marie Baretta. You'll also see classic fashion photography by Sarah Moon, Manfredi Bellati, Peter Lindbergh, Richard Avadon, Steven Meisel and many others.
This volume publication coincides with a traveling exhibition that includes more than 50 classic coats from the company archives as well as never-before-seen images and sketches showing their design development. The essays on the history of Max Mara gives wonderful insight into Italian fashion... past and future.
© COATS! Max Mara, edited by Adelheid Rasche, Skira Editore, 2007