Piero Tosi (born April 10, 1927) is an Italian costume designer and collaborator of Luchino Visconti on many of the director’s films, including: Death in Venice (1971), The Leopard (1963), Rocco & His Brothers (1960) , The Damned (1969) and of course “Ludwig” (1972) . He was also the costume designer on “The Night Porter” (1974). An underrated artist if there ever was one.
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© Luchino Visconti & costume designer Piero Tosi with Silvana Mangano on the set of “Death in Venice”.
© ” Piero Tosi ” by Elisabetta Claudio (2009) for L’Uomo Vogue.