Piero Tosi

Italian costume designer (1927—2019)

Piero Tosi (10 April 1927 – 10 August 2019) was an Italian costume designer. He was known for his works in Senso, Bellissima, The Leopard, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, Death in Venice, The Night Porter, and La Traviata.

Piero Tosi
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Born(1927-04-10)10 April 1927
Died10 August 2019(2019-08-10) (aged 92)
Rome, Italy
OccupationCostume designer

He won the David di Donatello for Best Costumes twice. He also won the BAFTA Award for Best Costume Design twice, and was nominated for the Academy Award for Costume Design five times.

Tosi died in Rome on 10 August 2019, at the age of 92.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "È morto il costumista Piero Tosi: lavorò con Visconti, disse no a Kubrick e vinse l'Oscar". Corriere della Sera. 10 August 2019. Retrieved 10 August 2019.

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