Le Carnaval De Venise HERMES Original Issue with Box

Authentic Vintage Hermes Silk Jacquard Scarf Le Carnaval De Venise Original Issue with Box

$ 499.00

Le Carnaval de Venise by Hubert de Watrigant was first issued in 1993 and had to be renamed to Fetes Venitiennes due to a lawsuit filed by the City of Venice against Hermes in 1999.  This is a stunning jacquard silk scarf with lute and guitar weave setting the stage for the various characters from a typical Venetian Carnival

  • in excellent vintage condition with no issues
  • copyright
  • signed
  • care tag
  • beautiful rich colors with great color saturation
  • fabulous strong vintage silk
  • hand rolled contrasting plump edges
  • made in France
  • 100 % pure jacquard silk
  • approx. dimensions: 36 x 36 inches or 90 x 90 cm
  • guaranteed authentic
    – Box does show some signs of use
  • subject to prior sale

The Carnival in Venice dates back many centuries and has been and still is today an important event on the Venetian social calendar.  Providing temporary anonymity and “erasing” social divisions in the past, along with fun and festivities, may have given rise to its immense popularity.

To read more about the Carnival in Venice please visit Veneto Inside

 

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