- 1999 - 2012 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
7 folders of printed promotional materials, 0.25 linear feet
Name of creator
Comme des Garçons is a Japanese fashion label founded and headed by Rei Kawakubo in Tokyo and Place Vendôme in Paris.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donation by Sarah Jean Culbreth in November 2021
Content and structure area
Scope and content
This collection contains printed Comme des garçons promotion materials dating to circa 1999-2012.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Access is open to researchers by appointment at the Fashion Institute of Technology Library, Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives.
Conditions governing reproduction
The Department of Special Collections and College Archives does not own copyright for all material held in its physical custody. It is the researcher's obligation to abide by and satisfy copyright law (http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap1.html#108) when copying or using materials (including digital materials) found in or made available from the department. When possible, the department will inform a researcher about the copyright status of material, the researcher's obligations with regard to such material, and, wherever possible, the owner or owners of the copyrights. Any and all reproduction of originals is at the archivist's discretion.
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Subject access points
Name access points
- Comme des Garçons (Firm) (Subject)