René Gruau ~ Fashion Illustrations

René Gruau was born in Italy in 1909 of an aristocratic Italian father and a French mother. He settled in Paris in 1924 and embarked on .

René Gruau (February 4, 1909 - March 31, 2004)

René Gruau was an italian illustrator that collaborated with Dior, Givenchy, Lanvin, and several important magazines, that revolutionized not only the fashion industry but also the art world with his extremely elegant and pure work.

René Gruau

I recently came across a 2006 calendar I had of René Gruau& fashion illustrations and just had to share.