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Shocking: The Surreal World of Elsa Schiaparelli - Carron de la Carrière, Marie-Sophie, and Blum, Dilys (Text by), and de l'Écotais, Emmanuelle (Text by)
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Published to accompany the major exhibition at the Mus???e des Arts D???coratifs, Paris, this book is destined to become a must-have work of reference for all fashion lovers. The couturi???re Elsa Schiaparelli (1890-1973) was a key figure in Paris fashion between the two World Wars. Following in the footsteps of her mentor Paul Poiret, she designed her first knitwear collection in January 1927. Decorated with trompe-l'oeil motifs in black and white, her sweaters were an immediate success in both France and the USA. In ...

Shocking: The Surreal World of Elsa Schiaparelli 2022, Thames & Hudson Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780500025949