folder 11 - Jacques Griffe, 1954

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US NNFIT SC.320.11


Jacques Griffe, 1954


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Jacques Griffe (1917-1996) was a French fashion designer. After beginning his career as a tailor and cutter, Griffe opened his own house in 1942. Griffe is celebrated for his use draping techniques in order to accent the female form. Griffe retired from fashion design in 1968.

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Photographer for Harper's Bazaar.

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The series is comprised of 1 black and white photograph.

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