Experience the exquisite personal collection of Gaston-Louis Vuitton, heir to one of the world's most renowned luxury brands. As a lifelong collector, Gaston-Louis (1883–1970) amassed a diverse array of items, ranging from antique travel articles and locks to African masks and vintage toys. This stunning publication, featuring hundreds of striking photographs, offers a unique glimpse into the fascinating world of curiosités industrielles, or "quirks of the trade," as Gaston-Louis called them. Whether you are drawn to eclectic eccentricities or the Art Deco era, this book is a must-have for any sophisticated traveler. With over 350 illustrations in color and black and white, this meticulously crafted publication reflects the highest standards of design and production, making it a coveted addition to any discerning global adventurer's collection.
Authored by Patrick Mauriès
Measurements: 10.1 x 13.4 inches
Published by Thames & Hudson; First Edition (September 19, 2017)