Edina Altara

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Edina Altara
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Born (1898-07-09)July 9, 1898
Sassari, Italy
Died 1983
Lanusei, Italy
Nationality Italian
Known for Illustration, Fashion Design
Website edinaaltara.it

Edina Altara (1898–1983) was an Italian illustrator, decorator and fashion designer from Sassari. In the thirties she was devoted to ceramics, fashion and decoration. A versatile artist, skilled designer, sensitive and imaginative illustrator and fashion designer, after the amicable separation from her husband in 1934, she opened her own studio in Milan which attracted a sophisticated clientele.

From 1941 to 1943 she worked with the magazine Grazia. She illustrated over 30 children's books and magazines.

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