Hardback, used, 640 pgs. A lavishly documented survey of fashions in makeup through the ages, extending from ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome to the present day. This profusely illustrated book is an essential work of reference that will be welcomed by actors, beauty consultants, makeup artists, illustratiors and all those interested in the use and application of cosmetics. It will also entertain and enlighten the general reader. Includes over 250 in-text illustarations, plus 36 plates with 381 individual drawings.