Patrick Vuitton - 1951/2019

It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the death of Patrick-Louis Vuitton (1951/2019) 5th generation of the founding father Louis Vuitton, the funeral took place Tuesday, November 12, in Neuilly-sur-Seine.

 

All our thoughts go out to his family, especially his sons Pierre and Benoît who work at Louis Vuitton.

 

Patrick followed the family tradition by joining the workshop in 1973 as an artisan , then in 1990 promoted to director of special orders for rigid luggage in Asnières.

 

Patrick Louis Vuitton died of a heart attack Tuesday, November 5, at the age of 68.

 

His expertise and his passion for making special orders from the house have constantly renewed the heritage of the Art of Travel.

 

"Know-how can only exist if it is transmitted ..." was one of his favorite expressions.