ANTIQUE 20thC EXTREMELY RARE LOUIS VUITTON HEMINGWAY TRUNK c. 1935
Stunning and most importantly complete, this early 20th century Louis Vuitton wardrobe trunk was the must have item of any elite traveller. Oozing style and elegance this trunk makes for a fantastic conversation piece, a great size for a coffee table or just as a standalone item suitable for any interior, both modern or traditional. ANTIQUE 20thC EXTREMELY RARE LOUIS VUITTON HEMINGWAY TRUNK c. Way back in 1927, American author Ernest Hemingway became the lucky owner of his own custom trunk designed by Gaston-Louis Vuitton. Hemingways library trunk was a mish mash of shelves and secret drawers, one can imagine that it was home to his own collection of books. The trunk was out of scene for a long time till it was rediscovered in the basement of The Ritz in Paris, along with the long-lost manuscript of A Moveable Feast, Hemingways posthumous masterpiece. Although this trunk wasnt the one discovered in the basement of The Ritz it remains one of the rarest of Louis Vuitton trunks with only a small run ever produced. This one is in exceptionally good condition, all with original canvas, lozine trim, brass hardware and totally complete with drawers and and Underwood typewriter. A rare chance to own one of the most collectible period Louis Vuitton trunks in circulation.
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- Colour: Brown
- Pattern/ Print: Monogram
- Country/Region of Manufacture: France
- Material: Canvas
- Casing: Hard
- Brand: Louis Vuitton