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Miss Dominican Republic dressed in Candido Bido's art


Encantadora de Aves (The bird enchantress)
Tom Starkweather, Miss Universe Organization

Sal Garcia, Miss Dominican Republic 2017, dressed in a costume by designer Leonel Lirio (Santiago, RD).

The costume, named "Encantadora de Aves (The bird enchantress)," is inspired by Candido Bido painting of the same name.

Lirio adorned the costume with birds and leaves, in the signature shades of blue, orange and the yellows used by Candido Bido in his paintings.