Blog of my scribbles with things that are on my mind and weekly themes.
Friday, 7 April 2017
Art on Friday; George Barbier
George Barbier (1882–1932) was one of the great French illustrators of the early 20th century. Born in Nantes, France on 16 October 1882, Barbier was 29 years old when he mounted his first exhibition in 1911 and was subsequently swept to the forefront of his profession with commissions to design theatre and ballet costumes, to illustrate books, and to produce haute couture fashion illustrations.
Illustration, La Gazette du bon ton
two women at a fountain with doves perched overhead in a tree.