Shocking by Schiaparelli Perfume

Shocking by Schiaparelli - eau de parfum for women

Shocking by Elsa Schiaparelli - Her most notable fragrance, Shocking de Schiaparelli, was launched in 1937. The bottle, in the shape of a woman's torse, was designed by Surrealist artist Leonor Fini and sculpted from actress Mae West's tailor dummy. The packaging was Shocking Pink (hot pink) and the advertisements were created by Surrealist artists Marcel Vertes and Salvador Dali. The floriental fragrance was created by perfumer Jean Carles.

Perfume House   Elsa Schiaparelli
Introduced 1937
Tagline Shocking de Schiaparelli...means Paris more than any other perfume!
Scent Classification Floral Oriental
Perfumer Jean Carles
Fragrance Notes Top -- Aldehydes, Bergamot, Tarragon
Heart -- Honey, Rose, Jasmine
Base -- Cloves, Civet
Package Designer Leonor Fini, surrealist artist
Print/TV Campaign Marcel Vertes (illustrator 1940s-50s), Salvador Dali (illustrator 1944)
Available Products Schiaparelli Shocking - Eau de Parfum 1.7oz ($55), 3.3oz ($75)

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Shocking Elsa Schiaparelli perfumes, Marcel Vertes
Shocking Elsa Schiaparelli Eau de Parfume
Elsa Schiaparelli - Marcel Vertes, illustrator, 1940s
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Elsa Schiaparelli - Salvador Dali, illustrator, 1944
Elsa Schiaparelli Shocking perfumes, Surrealist art 1930s
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Elsa Schiaparelli - Surrealist Art, 1930s
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Shocking de Schiaparelli Eau de Parfume
Elsa Schiaparelli - Marcel Vertes, illustrator, 1940s

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