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Shocking! The Art and Fashion of Elsa Schiaparelli

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exhibition catalogues and specific collections,
  • Fashion design,
  • Individual designers,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Fashion,
  • Art / Fashion,
  • General,
  • 1890-1973,
  • Biography,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Fashion designers,
  • France,
  • Schiaparelli, Elsa,,
  • Women fashion designers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9546538M
    ISBN 100300100663
    ISBN 109780300100662

      One of Elsa’s quirks was a superstitious devotion to the letter S. Shocking pink, her signature colour, inspired her perfume, Shocking. The first Schiaparelli handbag, designed by Guyon with a Author: Jess Cartner-Morley.


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