French jewelry and accessories designer. Inspired by 18th century and Edwardian design. Director of Roger Modèle, an accessories firm that produced bags, belts, and buttons for haute couteriers. While he was director, he executed designs for Schiaparelli in 1934-9. 1947-58 was director at Maison Francis Winter, where he collaborated on designs for Dior, Balenciaga, Grès, Balmain, and Lelong.