"Schiaparelli & Prada: Impossible Conversations" 2012 KODA, Harold; BOLTON, Andrew
KODA, Harold; BOLTON, Andrew
Metropolitan Museum of Art
10 1/2" x 7 3/4"
This book investigates Elsa Schiaparelli's collaborations with Salvador Dali and Jean Cocteau as well as Miuccia Prada's Fondazione Prada. It looks at their use of unconventional materials, unexpected colours, fanciful details, novel prints and challenges to conventional ideas of beauty, glamour and taste.