Film costumer designer
1890 – 1973
Who was Elsa Schiaparelli?
Elsa Schiaparelli was an Italian fashion designer. Along with Coco Chanel, her greatest rival, she is regarded as one of the most prominent figures in fashion between the two World Wars. Starting with knitwear, Schiaparelli's designs were heavily influenced by Surrealists like her collaborators Salvador Dalí and Alberto Giacometti. Her clients included the heiress Daisy Fellowes and actress Mae West.
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- Sep 10, 1890
- Also known as
- University of Rome La Sapienza
- Lived in
- Nov 13, 1973
on July 23, 2013
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