Conference “All That Glitters…” on 14th and 15th September 2017 at the Kunstgewerbemuseum


Visual Representations of Dress in the Early Modern and the Boundaries of Reliability

For the study of early modern dress, reliance on depictions in art is unavoidable. This conference aims to generate a discussion about the extent to which visual sources can be reliable in providing an accurate representation and understanding of fashion changes and innovations with regards to the context in which they were depicted and used.


Places are at the Kunstgewerbemuseum on 14th and 15th September 2017 limited and booking is essential. Please register before 8 September 2017 through

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Conference language is English.

Admission is free.