Original 'Rayée' (Stripe) 'Haute' courier trunk by Louis Vuitton

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A very early 'Haute' courier trunk in Rayée (striped) canvas, with all leather trim and brass handles, flat locks and studs, the interior, canvas lined with three lift out trays, and tricolore striped ribbon detail to the interior of the lid, the inside of the trunk with applied image of a similar striped trunk and bearing trunk number 17585. With the owner’s name 'KENT' applied to each end beneath the brass handles.

Note: at 70 cms in height, the 'Haute' courier was the tallest courier trunk that Vuitton produced.
Details
Creator
Louis Vuitton (Designer)
Of the Period
Other
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
Circa 1870.
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Brass
Leather
Wood
Condition
Good. Very good original condition. .
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
Dimensions
27.56 in. H x 43.31 in. W x 23.62 in. D
70 cm H x 110 cm W x 60 cm D
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U1203148680684
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Located in London, GB
Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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