My all time favourite fashion illustrator. Hard to describe why I love this portrait so much without sounding like a pretentious art critic. She is so so feminine, the flowers suggest fragility and yet she is oh-so powerful.
Fashion Drawings - René Gruau 1909 - 2004 Gruau's fluid line, bold use of colour, composition and psychology make his work stand out. He is undoubtedly the best fashion artist of the mid century; he was without peers