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Fashionably fooling the eye: The Philadelphia Museum of Art was the lucky recipient of this famous 1937 creation by Jean Cocteau with Lesage for Schiaparelli. It was featured in a 1988 Threads magazine feature about Schiap. What do you see first on the coat: two faces in profile, or an urn brimming with roses? 
Image from Threads courtesy The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Fashionably fooling the eye: The Philadelphia Museum of Art was the lucky recipient of this famous 1937 creation by Jean Cocteau with Lesage for Schiaparelli. It was featured in a 1988 Threads magazine feature about Schiap. What do you see first on the coat: two faces in profile, or an urn brimming with roses?
Image from Threads courtesy The Philadelphia Museum of Art

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