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443

Louis Vuitton, Paris

Estimate:

3,000 - 5,000 EUR

442

443

Louis Vuitton, Paris

Louis Vuitton, Paris

Estimate:

3,000 - 5,000 EUR

Lot sold:

21,420

EUR

Louis Vuitton, Paris

A trunk, monogramed KL


in burgundy Taïga leather for the exterior and red felt for the interior with KL's initials on the top; studded and lozinated edges; gilded metal fasteners and gilded metal key; the interior reveals a central part and underneath three drawers bearing studded leather escutcheons with the inscription "Louis Vuitton Paris made in France"; Louis Vuitton brand and serial number on leather label studded in the upper part of the vanity; serial number 1305402

Height 13⅓in; width 15⅓in; prof 9¾in


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Louis Vuitton, Paris

Cofferet à Compartiments, Chiffré KL


en cuir Taïga bordeaux pour l'extérieur et feutrine rouge pour l'intérieur avec les initiales de KL sur le dessus; bordures lozinées et cloutées; attaches en métal doré, ainsi que clef en métal doré; intérieur découvrant une partie centrale et en dessous trois tiroirs portant des écussons de cuirs cloutés avec l'inscription "Louis Vuitton Paris made in France"; marque Louis Vuitton et numéro de série sur étiquette en cuir cloutée dans la partie supérieure du vanity; numéro de série 1305402

Haut. 34 cm, larg. 39 cm, prof. 25 cm

The illustrations are accurate. Good overall condition despite the inevitable minor dents and scratches due to age and use. A few rubbed areas on exposed areas. A few minor stains to the internal fabrics. The brass mounts are tarnished. A small rubbed area to the leather around the handle. Larger scratch on the right-hand lateral side.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

It is probably a private custom from Karl Lagerfeld to Louis Vuitton