April 24, 2008

Week of French: Rene Gruau

Rene was born in Italy to an Italian father and French mother - he moved to Paris at 15 and worked as a fashion illustrator
working for the main fashion houses...later on in his career he moved onto advertising work, creating beautiful posters for the Parisian Cabarets....gorgeous illustrations!

for more French posts check out Pip's blog
* images from Google Images*


6 comments:

  1. Hi Anastasia and thanks for dropping by Wink Designs. I read your blog a while back and then lost the link and have now re-discovered you again through the Week of Frenchness. Love your blog and these posters (and that panoramic shot in your last post) are amazing!

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  2. I love every one of those posters!

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  3. Victoria4:07 AM

    Ugh, Brigitte Bardot is a horrible racist and it makes me sick to see pictures of her. I'm assuming you didn't know.

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  4. Gorgeous, I love vintage style posters.

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