They will cover images from three books produced by Saint Laurent Outlet, who created his own illustrated versions of acclaimed works of fiction, such as Gustave Flaubert’s “Madame Bovary,” in accession to autograph his own tomes.Also on affectation will be sketches of the sets and apparel the artist produced for his miniature home amphitheater afterwards seeing a achievement of Molière’s “The School for Wives,” featuring sets and apparel by Christian Bérard, in Oran at the age of 13.“He was actually absorbed by this play, which afire his affection for theater,” said Flaviano, answer that Saint Laurent would allure his sisters and cousins to appear the premieres of the plays he put on application agenda characters.
Yves Saint Laurent’s appearance addendum for one of his collections on cardboard dolls.Lastly, the exhibition will affection two collections created by YSL Outlet on cardboard dolls, which he fabricated by acid out the faces of acclaimed models, such as Bettina Graziani, from appearance magazines. He went so far as to actualize appearance addendum announcement the abatement 1953 accumulating beneath his abounding name, Yves Mathieu Saint Laurent.His fabulous characterization was amid on Place Vendôme in Paris, and the artist included all address of detail, from the hair by Carita and architecture by Elizabeth Arden down to the bolt suppliers, in a arresting archetype of visualization.
The Yves Saint Laurent Museum in Paris is appearance the 10th ceremony of the couturier’s afterlife with a appearance of assets he fabricated as a jailbait afore abutting the abode of Christian Dior in 1955.The exhibition, blue-blooded “Yves Saint Laurent, the adolescence drawings,” will be captivated in the accession allowance at 5 Avenue Marceau, aforetime home to Saint Laurent’s couture abode and now the address of the Fondation Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent, from May 29 to Sept. 9. The artist anesthetized abroad on June 1, 2008, at the age of 71.
The majority of the sketches accept never afore been apparent in France, and focus on the designer’s determinative years in his built-in Oran, Algeria, demonstrating how his affection for amphitheater and analogy shaped his appearance aesthetic, said Olivier Flaviano, administrator of the YSL Bags Sale Museum in Paris. He not alone advised his own date set, but aswell fabricated busy sketches for costumes, prefiguring his after plan as a set and apparel artist for plays such as Jean Cocteau’s “The Eagle with Two Heads,” in a 1978 assembly at the Théâtre de l’Athénée-Louis-Jouvet, as able-bodied as movies, cabaret and ball performances.