Victor Edelstein Biographical Notes

2016 Garden Views, The Sloane Club  

2015 Gilded Interiors, Didier Aaron, Paris

2012 Postcards from India, The Studio, Glebe Place, London

2011 Interiors, Derek Johns Gallery, London

2003 Roman Fountains, Didier Aaron, New York and afterwards in Paris

 

2001 Indian Palaces,  Hazlitt Goden & Fox, London

1999 'Inside Venice' Venetian Interiors, Waring Hopkins, Paris

1996 One Man Exhibition at Sotheby's, Still life, Portraits etc. London

 

1993-5 Studied painting with David Cranswick in London and Charles Cecil in Florence.

 

1993 Decided to close company and concentrate on painting.

 

1991  Designed Cinderella for the Greenwich Theatre

 

1989 Designed the ballet 'Rhapsody in Blue' for The Rambert Dance Company

 

1978 Started own Couture house in London

Clients included; Diana, Princess of Wales, H.R.H. The Duchess of Kent, H.R.H. Princess Michael of Kent, Princess Chantal of Hanover, The Countess of Snowdon, 

Mrs Donatella Flick, Lady Heseltine, Maggie Smith and Diana Rigg

 

1975 Designer at Christian Dior, London

 

1972 Designer at Salvador, London

 

1969 Freelance Designer

 

1966 Assistant designer at Biba, London

 

1964 Went to Paris to gain experience working as a trainee for a couture boutique.

 

1962 Started training as a dress designer at Alexon, London

 

1945 Born in London

Victor Edelstein and his wife Annamaria Succi, also a painter, have lived in Andalucia,

 

and Venice and are now living in the Cotswolds.