‘Malle Bibliotheque’, by Louis Vuitton, 1920
Price Code: SOLD
Louis Vuitton: an incredibly rare trunk known as a ‘Malle Bibliotheque’ (file or book trunk), in the larger of the two sizes produced, designed to accommodate books and files when travelling, each side, when open, having adjustable dividers to split up the shelves for ease of storage, in the LV Monogramme pattern, with all brass fittings, leather trim and handles.
With red and blue circle ID marks to each end and front, and unusually complete with the original key.
French, circa 1920.
Dimensions: 26 x 18 x 15 inches (66 x 46 x 38 cm).
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