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Bibliography

Cut and Construction

Birbari, Elizabeth. Dress in Italian Painting 1460–1500. London: Murray, 1975.

Arnold, Janet. Patterns of Fashion: Englishwomen’s Dresses and Their Construction c. 1660–1860. London: MacMillan, 1984.

Arnold, Janet. Patterns of Fashion: The Cut and Construction of Clothes for Men and Women c. 1560–1620. London: Macmillan, 1985.

Braun, Melanie, Luca Costigliolo, Susan North, Claire Thornton, Jenny Tiramani. 17th-Century Men’s Dress Patterns, 1600–1650. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 2016.

North, Susan, and Jenny Tiramani. Seventeenth-Century Women’s Dress Patterns: Book One. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 2011.

North, Susan, and Jenny Tiramani. Seventeenth-Century Women’s Dress Patterns: Book Two. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 2012.

Waugh, Norah. The Cut of Men’s Clothes, 1600–1900. New York: Theatre Arts Books, 1964.

Waugh, Norah. The Cut of Women’s Clothes, 1600–1900. New York: Theatre Arts Books, 1968.


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Juan de Alcega. Libro de Geometria, Practica y Traça. 1589, p. 21 a+b.