Exhibition shows impressionism’s impact on Christian Dior

Exhibition shows impressionism's impact on Christian Dior Ampliar

Designer John Galliano’s tribute to impressionists Edouard Manet and Auguste Renoir in the 2007 fall-winter collection. EFE/Christian Dior

Granville, France, May 6 (EFE).- A new exhibition at the Musee Christian Dior in Granville, France, seeks to show the public how the couturier’s designs were influenced by the impressionist movement.

“Impressions Dior,” which runs until Sept. 22, is taking place at Villa Les Rhumbs in Granville, where Dior spent his childhood.

The exhibition includes more than 70 dresses and accessories, as well as drawings, photographs and other items, that show how the French impressionist movement influenced Dior (1905-1957).

“Impressions Dior” will show “some of Christian Dior’s creations and photographs of his garden, revealing the extent to

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