Liberty is the chosen resort of the artistic shopper. -- Oscar Wilde
Since 1875, Liberty has been synonymous with luxury, bohemian opulence, and expert craftsmanship. Liberty: The History showcases the store s beginnings, from Arthur Liberty s Eastern Bazaar to its Art Nouveau furniture, jewelry, and clothing, from its whimsical window display to its iconic Art Fabrics. This fascinating volume explores the innovations that keep Liberty at the forefront of the fashion and textile industries, and celebrates Arthur Liberty s pioneering spirit through a treasure trove of archival images.