Elsa Schiaparelli as Ringmaster. And all of Paris followed her folly and her circus...
In Vogue. 1938.
In the Philadelphia Museum:
Naif drawings of circus animals on silk crepe.
|Collection of the Philadelphia Museum|
In the V & A:
Detail from a 1938 Schiaparelli Circus Collection silk twill jacket with prancing horses and gold metallic thread saddles and plumes. The buttons are handmade cast metal acrobats:
|Collection V & A|