Ottavio Missoni - No 1, Hexagons, ca 1980 (detail)

Ottavio Missoni

Italy 1921 - 2013

Design

Ottavio Missoni
Male
Italy
1921
February 21, 2013
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Ottavio Missoni was an Italian artist and fashion designer, best known as a founder of fashion label Missoni. He was also an athlete, competing in the 1948 Summer Olympics – 400 meters hurdles.

Featured image: Ottavio Missoni – No. 1, Hexagons, ca. 1980 (detail). Woolen Tapestry. 67 × 114 in. 170.2 × 289.6 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy RoGallery