An early Louis Vuitton canvas, enameled metal and wood steamer trunk 1890s
Lot 1161
An early Louis Vuitton Trianon canvas, enameled metal and wood steamer trunk Paris, 1882
US$ 6,000 - 8,000
£3,600 - 4,800
Auction Details
Lot Details
An early Louis Vuitton Trianon canvas, enameled metal and wood steamer trunk
Paris, 1882
underside with the firm's stenciled mark and inside with the firm's paper label numbered 6348
sides stenciled E.E.B. and 555
height 28in (71cm); width 43 1/2in (110.5cm); depth 24in (61cm)

Footnotes

  • The Trianon canvas on the offered lot was the first fabric used to clad Louis Vuitton trunks. Vuitton later moved on to use striped canvas, Daumier canvas and finally the Classic Monogram.
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