YSL garments inspired by art

Many of Yves Saint Laurent’s designs were inspired by art. Some of them are on display at the de Young museum in San Francisco, as part of a special retrospective.

mondriandress

Cocktail Dress (tribute to Mondrian), Fall-Winter 1965. Foundation Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent (Photo: Alexandre Guirkinger. Provided by de Young museum)

vangoghjackets

Irises Ensemble in Tribute to Vincent Van Gogh. Spring-Summer 1988.  Sunflowers Ensemble in Tribute to Vincent Van Gogh.  Spring-Summer 1988. Foundation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent.  Photo:  Alexandre Guirkinger. Provided by de Young museum

braquedress

Evening Gown in Tribute to Georges Braque.  Spring-Summer 1988. Foundation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent.  Photo:  Alexandre Guirkinger. Provided by de Young museum

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  1. Pingback: Featured Artist: Vincent van Gogh « Musings of a Literati·

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