Paul asked for this page of famous and infamous fellas wearing berets.
His mum is French after all, so it is not overly pretentious of him to wear one!
And the woven silk labels are beautiful.
old beret label 'Alaska'
archivally mounted and framed
label size c.9cms. x 6cms. ( frame c.26cms. x 22cms.)
available at £125
the greatest artist of them all Picasso
his muse Dora Mar wearing a red beret
English aesthete and artist Ben Nicholson
Composer Olivier Messiaen sports a 'basque' style beret
iconic image of Che Geuvara
and then two ridiculous English comedians:
Benny HIll and Michael Crawford ( as Frank Spencer) in a military style beret
Victor Moscoso - Spanish artist and creator of iconic 60's psychadelic posters
and here are family members Len Grush and Paul Rennie sporting their berets,