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Patterns of Magnificence


  • Ioanna Papantoniou (Ed)
  • The Hellenic Centre
  • London 2014

This book accompanies the exhibition (by the same name) held at the Hellenic Centre in 2014. The exhibition was the largest and most representative of one of the great costume traditions in Europe ever to have been mounted in London.

Featuring richly-illustrated essays on various aspects of tradition and reinvention in Greek women’s costume, written by editor Ioanna Papantoniou, Angeliki Roumelioti, Maria Passa-Kotsou, Nadia Macha-Bizoumi, Xenia Politou, and Myrsini Pichou.

Available in both Greek and English

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