October 27, 2010

Perfectly Glamorous...Rene Gruau


...simple and oh so glamorous. Although in the 1950's fashion photography took over where fashion illustrators once brought us the beautiful images we see in magazines, isn't this illustration by Rene Gruau a testament to a lost art. Rene Gruau born in Italy, moved to Paris in the 1920's and until his death in 2004 built a portfolio of illustrations that sorta make you dream of days gone by.

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