‘Madame Grès: La Couture à l’Oeuvre’ – A l’Antique

‘Madame Grès: La Couture à l’Oeuvre’ – A l’Antique


Paris pays its tribute to the extraordinary Couturière Madame Grès (also known as ‘Alix’ before opening her own Maison in 1942), born Germaine Emilie Krebs in 1903, and deceased in 1993, as mysteriously as she had lived.

The Galliera Fashion Museum, which is temporarily closed for renovation, chose to display 80 unique models, as well as photos and sketches,  both retrieved from its own collections and lent by private collectors, at the Antoine Bourdelle mus...


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