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Gabrielle Chasnel said Coco Chanel (1883-1971), here at premiere of film Borsalino on march 20, 1970. (Photo by RDA/Getty Images)

Gabrielle Chasnel said Coco Chanel (1883-1971), here at premiere of film Borsalino on march 20, 1970. (Photo by RDA/Getty Images)

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Coco Chanel after fashion show on september 29, 1968. (Photo by RDA/Getty Images)

Coco Chanel after fashion show on september 29, 1968. (Photo by RDA/Getty Images)

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UNSPECIFIED : fashion designer Coco Chanel (1883-1971) , c. early 50's (Photo by Apic/Getty Images)

UNSPECIFIED  :  fashion designer Coco Chanel (1883-1971) , c. early 50's  (Photo by Apic/Getty Images)

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1957: French fashion designer Coco Chanel says goodbye to American department store executive Stanley Marcus as she boards an airplane in Dallas, Texas. Chanel had been visiting for the opening of a new Neiman-Marcus store. She holds a package from the store. (Photo by Shel Hershorn/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

1957:  French fashion designer Coco Chanel says goodbye to American department store executive Stanley Marcus as she boards an airplane in Dallas, Texas. Chanel had been visiting for the opening of a new Neiman-Marcus store. She holds a package from the store.  (Photo by Shel Hershorn/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)