Janine Janet (1913-2000)

Janine Janet (1913-2000)

 

1913: Born in Tampon in Reunion island
1924: Departure for France, moved with his parents to Toulouse
1934-1939: Studied at the School of Fine Arts in Toulouse
1936 : Met her futur husband, the artist Jean-Claude Janet,they will marry in 1949.

In 1952, her style and creativity will take a greater importance after the collaboration with one of the most talented fashion designer , Cristobal Balenciaga .

She will work with him for many years , a really sincere friendship will born between the two artists.
She will create the instalation of the fashion house showcases Avenue Georges V with lyrical and poetic works with ancient mythology and bestiary references .

 

 

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