Since founding his lifestyle brand in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger has tapped into the American zeitgeist for inspiration. The art, music and celebrity culture of the United States have all, at some level, influenced his eye, making his celebrated line the epitome of American fashion – and Hilfiger an American icon himself. Ahead of Americana Week (10–21 January, New York), we spoke with Hilfiger about his favourite works in the upcoming auctions.
Important Printed and Manuscript Americana, Including Cartography
17 January New York
18–21 January New York
PHOTOGRAPHER: RICHARD PHIBBS