collection SC.474 - Comme des garçons promotional materials, circa 1999-2012

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Comme des garçons promotional materials, circa 1999-2012


  • 1999 - 2012 (Creation)

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7 folders of printed promotional materials, 0.25 linear feet

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Administrative history

Comme des Garçons is a Japanese fashion label founded and headed by Rei Kawakubo in Tokyo and Place Vendôme in Paris.

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Donation by Sarah Jean Culbreth in November 2021

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This collection contains printed Comme des garçons promotion materials dating to circa 1999-2012.

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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 ( 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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  • English
  • French
  • Japanese

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  • Japanese
  • Latin

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