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10 edition of Elsa Schiaparelli found in the catalog.

Elsa Schiaparelli

by François Baudot

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Published by Universe/Vendome in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Schiaparelli, Elsa, 1896-1973,
    • Fashion design -- France -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works,
    • Fashion -- France -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSchiaparelli
      Statementby François Baudot.
      GenrePictorial works.
      SeriesUniverse of fashion
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTT504.6.F7 B38 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL704632M
      ISBN 100789301164
      LC Control Number97061196
      OCLC/WorldCa37792769

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      Get this from a library! Elsa Schiaparelli. [François Baudot] -- Gabrielle Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli both had enormous influence in all the spheres in which they orbited, and both left a permanent mark on the taste of our time. Elsa, nicknamed Schiap, was truly. In her The Little Book of Schiaparelli (), Emma Baxter-Wright explains: “The partnership was rewarding for both artists, as Schiaparelli was known for her love of shock tactics and for her willingness to challenge the conventions of beauty and gender stereotypes.” (73).

        The book provides a whirlwind tour through artistic movements of the day, as Schiaparelli creates a popular fabric based on Cubist designs and collaborates with Salvador Dali and Jean Cocteau on.   Elsa Schiaparelli, known as the Queen of Fashion, was the supreme innovator of dress design in the first half of the 20th century. Based in Paris, she seemed to know what women wanted before.


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Accompanied by color photographs of many of the designs, Secrest’s book pays homage to Schiaparelli’s unique oeuvre by highlighting their efficiency of form and style in her designs, while framing them as miracles in their own right.” -Jose Solis, Pop Matters “Her story fairly rips along.”Cited by: 1.

About the Author Elsa Schiaparelli (–) was one of the leading fashion designers of the mid 20th century. She is best known for translating Surrealism into fashion. Today, her garments are part of the permanent costume and textiles collections at major museums, and her work has been the subject of major museum exhibitions/5(7).

About the Author Elsa Schiaparelli (–) is best known for translating Surrealism into fashion art. Known for her flair for the unusual, she was the first to use shoulder pads and animal prints, and is the inventor of shocking pink.

Her garments are part of the permanent costume and textiles collections at major museums.4/4(22). This small-format book still manages to include many photos of the designer and her creations. Schiaparelli's rise to fame and her influence on the fashion world is well charted and her story is told in an easy to read style.

It has encouraged me to read the designers autobiography and other works about her. Well worth it!/5(9). A comprehensive, compelling biography following the life and style of the inimitable Elsa Schiaparelli by renowned biographer Meryle Secrest.

One of the most extraordinary fashion designers of the twentieth century, Elsa Schiaparelli was an integral figure in the artistic movement of the : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. The most comprehensive well-researched book on the legendary Italian fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli who built a fashion empire that fell apart after WW2.

She had an amazing jetsetting life and set herself up really well financially Elsa Schiaparelli book branded licenses with American clothing companies. flag Like see review/5. “A smart, witty, heartfelt, and riveting look at the infamous rivalry between Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli set against a gripping period in history.

Mackin’s powerful novel brings these characters to life and transports the reader, juxtaposing both the gaiety and tension of Paris on the brink of war/5(67).

An American woman becomes entangled in the intense rivalry between iconic fashion designers Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli in this captivating novel from the acclaimed author of The Beautiful American. Paris, /5. Bloom: A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli is a stunning and sophisticated picture book biography that follows Schiaparelli’s life from birth and childhood to height of success.

Kyo Maclear and Julie Morstad (creators of Julia, Child) have gorgeously interpreted Schiaparelli’s life. Our book today is Bloom: A Story Of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli, written by Kyo Maclear and illustrated by Julie Morstad, a moving story of the fashion innovator and her passion for color and redefining beauty.

When Elsa was born in in Rome, her parents were disappointed they had wanted a boy/5. Elsa Schiaparelli is a true social butterfly. She describes her travels as someone would describe a walk in a park. Her life as an avant-garde fashion designer mostly enchanting.

I'd compare her book to Diana Vreeland's autobiography/5. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Shocking Life: The Autobiography of Elsa Schiaparelli by Elsa Schiaparelli at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : V&A Publishing. Mme Schiaparelli is the one to whom the word "genius" is often applied and her designs and inspiration led to many copies of her work.

This book with text on her memories of her beloved grandmother by Marisa Berenson, is Schiaparelli’s own album of photographs/5(12). Elsa Schiaparelli: A Biography review – no ordinary fashion designer Meryle Secrest is enthusiastic in pursuit of the elusive contemporary of Coco Chanel whose friends included Dalí and Hitler’s Author: Rachel Cooke.

Shocking Life by Elsa Schiaparelli and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Schiaparelli Elsa - AbeBooks Passion for books. Bloom: A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli is a stunning and sophisticated picture book biography that follows Schiaparelli’s life from birth and childhood to height of success.

Kyo Maclear and Julie Morstad (creators of Julia, Child) have gorgeously interpreted Schiaparelli’s :   Elsa Schiaparelli (), one of the leading fashion designers of the s, 30s, and 40s, was known for her flair for the unusual. The first designer to use shoulder pads and animal prints, and the inventor of shocking pink, Schiaparelli collaborated with artists including Jean Cocteau, Alberto Giacometti, and Salvador Dalí to create extraordinary garments such /5(7).

Elsa Schiaparelli (–) defied tradition and set out to shock and amuse with her designs. The Paris-based designer collaborated with surrealist artists such as Salvador Dalí and Jean Cocteau, creating lobster-embellished gowns, hats that looked like upturned shoes, and suits with drawers like a wardrobe.1/5(1).

Elsa Schiaparelli (–), one of the leading fashion designers of the s, ’30s, and ’40s, was known for her flair for the unusual. The first designer to use shoulder pads and animal prints, and the inventor of shocking pink, Schiaparelli collaborated with artists including Jean Cocteau, Alberto Giacometti, and Salvador Dalí to Pages:   Elsa Schiaparelli: A Biography by Meryle Secrest review – lobsters, fizz and fashion From unhappy girl to quick-witted couturier – the extraordinary life of an accidental couturier Alexandra.

"The new book Schiaparelli and the Artists, out October 3 from Rizzoli, traces the exchange of ideas between Schiaparelli’s flashy aesthetic and a long list of artists who inspired her work, including Dalí, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, and René Magritte." —New York Magazine "This is the first definitive work dedicated to the shared inspiration between the designer and her circle .Elsa Schiaparelli: | | | |Elsa Schiaparelli| | | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most.

Elsa Schiaparelli was an Italian fashion designer. Born in Rome in to an aristocrat mother and scholar father, she went on to study philosophy at the University of Rome before publishing a book of sensual poetry.

The controversial book shocked her family and, as a result, she was sent to a convent.