Before the restoration of the hat trunk
Old labels of his many travels were glued on each side, leaving large black glue stains.
The more the basic state of the trunk is healthy, the better the result.
And despite an aspect "in his juice" for an uninformed eye, this trunk was a rough diamond ready to be cut.
After the restoration of the hat trunk
Our Malle2luxe workshops are specialized in complex restorations requiring a perfect mastery of several guilds:
- Wood craft
- Tapestry craft
- Leather craft
- Goldsmith and jeweler's craft
- Knowledge of the brand's heritage
- Etc ...
No subcontracting, the work is done in the rules of the French artisan, attention to detail, where only the result is important whatever the time to spend.
We respect the rules of the art of each profession for a perfect result.
This trunk is once again a beautiful illustration.
Outside of the trunk:
After cleaning the:
- Vuittonite Canvas
This trunk Louis Vuitton orange Vuittonite, sold rue du Scribe in Paris in 1909, finds its glamorous charm!
Respecting the rules of art, known to collectors:
- Do not denature the object
- Find the original state
- No paint (or pigment)
- No varnish (or wax)
This is a cleaning to restore the original condition, and on this trunk or 100% of the original parts are kept.
Interior of the trunk:
Original ribbon ribbon from Louis Vuitton
Cassier à ruban to pin Madame's hats.
It is an exceptional trunk, of cubic form, ideal to serve as a serving or coffee table, it is very sought after.
Youtube video restore vuittonite orange trunk :
Restauration malle à chapeau : Version Française