Emilio Pucci di Barsento
1914-Born in Italy, studied at Milan University for two yrs. and finished in the USA.
Brave - Italian air Force in WW11
Doctorate - Poltical Science
1947-Toni Frissel photographed Pucci in Harper's Bazaar,
exapanded business - clothes hit New York Stores
1949-Created "Capri Pants" - INSTANT HIT
1950-Light Dresses made from silk
silk jerseys loved by females - "hippie"
Designed - scarves, pyjamas, stewardmess uniform, "bubble helmet"- protects stewards from rain made from plastic.
Designes- three birds sign of applo 15
1856-21 years old draper's apprentice opened a shop in Basingstoke,Hampshire,London.
1870- earned the name "Burberry" due to the cause of good quality shop-"emporioum"
1880- "Gabardine"-beathable, weatherproof, tearproof material was developed
1891-Trading as Thomas Burberry & Sons and opened a shop in Westend of London 30 Haymarket.
1895-"Tielocken" a trench coat adopted by Brtish Officers in the Boar War
1901-Equastrian Knight Trademark and Latin word "Prosum" - forward
Thomas Burberry 2
1911-Norwegain explorer Captain Roald Amundsen 1st mantoreachtheSouth Pole
1914-New trench coatwithepaullettes and "D" rings-combatrequirements for thewar office.
1920-Check was a registered Trademarkand it was in thelining of the trench coat.
1955-royal warrant from Queen Elizibeth II
1989-2nd royal warrant- HRH Prince of Wales
2006-Established for 150 years.
1840-Born in Paris
1845- Family moved to Le Havre North coast of France - introduced to outdoor painting.
1859- Moved Back to Paris worked in the Academie Suisse and the Gleyre Studio.
A New generation of Painters - Renoir, Sisley, Cezanne -friends
1870- Fled to London avoid conscription into the army and painted his first London scenes then.
1872-Set up a house in Argenteuil on the River Seine
Claude Monet 2
One of paintings"Impression Sunrise"gave him and his friend the name ofimpressionist.
TravelledtoFrenchandItalian RiverasandNormandy and th Atlantic CoastofFrance.
1890-SettledinGiverny builtalarge water garden.
1891-Began to paintHaystack seriesandRouen Catherdal-toobservetransfromation of subject under changing light condition.
Colour, Tone and Textureare importantvisual elementsin his work
1921-Painted the water lily series and presented to the state
sight had failed contined to paint unitl
1926-when he died
1879-Born in Switzerland
1901-Went to Italy he was influenced by Michealangelo's work
1914-Went to Tunisia influenced him in colour and tone.
Pattern , shape line and colour - important visual elements.
1911-He met Kandisky and other artist of the "Blue Rider Group"
After WWI-Began painting then he had major exhibition
Join1920-ed the Bahuas became master in glass workshop and taught for ten years there.
Paul Klee 2
1931-Lefttot take up thepost the Dusseldorf Academy.
liked simple paintings especially chilren's art.
1932-His work wasattacked by the Nazisand leftGermany and went to Switzerland
Klee suffered from Depression
1937-Resumed his work again.
InGermanyhis work wasexhibited in the "exhibition of degenerate art"
and102 paintings were confiscated from public collections
1940-Klee was admited to a clinic and died there.