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French
Born
Paris 1879-04-20
Deceased
Paris 1944-04-28
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Poiret married his muse and creative partner Denise Poiret
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Poirtet started in 1911 with Raoul Dufy, a studio for printing textiles, which they called La Petite Usine.
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  • Parijs 1898 - 1944
    From 1901 Poirtet worked for the fashion house Worth. Poiret opened his first fashion house in 1902 on the Rue Auber in Paris.
  • Wenen 1910
    He went on a triumphal tour of European capitals in 1910, where he discovered the works of the Wiener Werkstätte in Vienna.
Teacher at academy/university
École des Arts Décoratifs de Paris (Parijs)
In 1911 in Paris Poiret founded the Atelier Martine and the Ecole d’Art Décoratif
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Entered on: 2004-08-04; Modification on: 2017-10-30

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