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Ottavio Missoni

 (1921 - 2012)
Ottavio Missoni was active/lived in Italy, Croatia.  Ottavio Missoni is known for abstract, art deco fashion design.

Biography   Ottavio Missoni


 Following is the obituary of Ottavio Missoni from The New York Times.

Ottavio Missoni, Who Made Zigzags a Symbol of High Fashion, Dies at 92
By ERIC WILSON
Published: May 9, 2013
   
Ottavio Missoni, the patriarch of an esteemed Italian fashion house whose outré, multicolored knits and zigzag stitches became an insider status symbol for the ultra-wealthy, died on Thursday at the family's home in Sumirago, Italy. He was 92.

His death, which was announced by the Missoni company, came four months after a small plane carrying his oldest son, Vittorio, the fashion house's top executive, disappeared over the Caribbean Sea after taking off from Venezuela with three other passengers onboard. Th   ...  Displaying 750 of 7452 characters.

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