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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 .

René Gruau 1953 Balmain Illustration

1952 ORIGINAL Linen-backed RENE GRUAU print Fashion Illustration, Pierre BALMAIN