Altman badge in the pictures. The luggage is in original condition and as any collector knows, it's important that no attempt has been made to restore the luggage. The patina on these pieces add to their story. I bought these a couple decades ago and it's time for someone else to enjoy them. All have their respective keys.
Here are the sizes of each case. Train (or Vanity) Case (with two keys).
Features two leather straps at the bottom with room for up to 14 bottles. It comes with its removable trinket tray, a leather key pouch and two (working) brass keys. Perfect for travel, or for the interior designer as a historic and decorative object in the home. You'll know all about Louis Vuitton - but here's the story! The story behind iconic luxury brand.
Best known for its esteemed. Leather goods, ready-to-wear clothing and more - is one of craft and innovation in the worlds of fashion, jewelry and furniture. The companys modest origins can be traced back to when its founder, Louis Vuitton (182192), wishing to free himself from the conventional lifestyle in his provincial French city of Anchay as well as a difficult stepmother, left in the early 1830s to make a new life in Paris.The young Vuitton was 13 at the time and would need to travel on foot to get to the capital, which was hundreds of miles away. When he arrived in Paris, Vuitton made a living with his hands. He toiled as a box maker and packer for more than a decade and built relationships with royals and members of the upper class while working for the empress of France, Eugenie de Montijo. In 1854, Vuitton launched his namesake company. The craftsman opened a humble workshop on rue Neuve des Capucines and advertised his services with a small poster that read: Securely packs the most fragile objects. Long before his brand would become known globally for its exemplary. And stylish totes, Vuitton produced stackable and rectangular trunks. The most common trunks of the era were round, which werent ideal for toting and storing. Debuted his lightweight, handcrafted canvas trunks. Which were sturdy, rugged and equipped with convenient compartments. Travels popularity broadened in the late 19th century, and. Could easily be packed into train cars and ships upright trunks meant hanging wardrobe storage that would allow his clients to transport their sophisticated garments without worry. Demand increased and the company grew. When Louis Vuitton died in 1892, control of the luxury house was passed onto his only son, Georges Vuitton. In 1914, a Louis Vuitton store opened at 70 Champs-Élysées. The largest travel-goods store in the world at the time, it became the companys flagship. The Louis Vuitton brand embodies all the attributes of luxury, from the craftsmanship, exclusivity and relevance to heritage.
Its only appropriate that it boasts. One of the most recognizable insignias. The imaginative interlocking of letters and fleurettes - in the fashion world. The famous LV monogram was first used in 1896 as part of an initiative by Georges to. Of his coveted new line of travel trunks.
Its one of the earliest examples of fashion branding. The item "Louis Vuitton Luggage Set of Four Gorgeous 1930s LV Suitcases/Trunks" is in sale since Thursday, August 19, 2021. This item is in the category "Travel\Luggage". The seller is "macduffgolf" and is located in Bethesda, Maryland.This item can be shipped to United States.