Illustration by René Gruau, 1959. Christian Dior girdle, L'officiel magazine, n° 443-444.

1959 illustration by René Gruau. The illustration depicts a beautiful white, Christian Dior girdle.

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Rodier (Textile) ad illustrated by René Gruau, 1950

René Gruau February 1909 – 31 March was a renowned fashion illustrator whose exaggerated portrayal of fashion design through painting has had a lasting effect on the fashion industry .