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Marcel Martel

Born in Quebec, 1900 - Died in Montreal, 1962

Designer

1937 - 1962

Marcel Martel was one of the founding members of the Association of Canadian Couturiers, which was created in 1954. Established in Montreal since at least 1937, he took part in several of the Association’s first activities. For example, he was present at the Pierre Hotel fashion show in New York City in December 1954. When the Association was founded, he already had some 20 years of experience designing suits and coats.

Sources

Style (Fortnighly), 12 May 1954.

Publication date

01/10/2004

Author

Dicomode

Editor

Cynthia Cooper, McCord Museum

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