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Unique 20th Century Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas Cabin Trunk, circa 1940

Documentation Signed
Period 1920-1949
Materials Brass, Metal, Canvas, Wood
W. 35.5 in; H. 13 in; D. 20 in;
W. 90.17 cm; H. 33.02 cm; D. 50.8 cm;
Condition Good. Wear consistent with age and use
Creation Date 1940s
Description Beautiful early 20th century Louis Vuitton trunk covered in the world famous LV monogrammed canvas.
Elizabeth Oakley acquired this Louis Vuitton trunk while living in Stockbridge, Ma. with my then hunsband R.D. Alsop. He is the great nephew of Frank Crowninshield, whose belongings we had stored in our attic.
Frank Crowninshield was a founding member of the MOMA in NYC
This Trunk has traveled back and forth across the Atlantic many times.
His initials are hand painted in red on either red.
It measures 35.5 "x 20 " x 13". It has an inner tray that measures 34" x 18.5" x 4 1/4"
Styles / Movements Art Deco, Modern
Book References THE TRUNK - Short Stories . Louis Vuitton . Ed. Gallimard ,2012 Louis Vuitton: 100 Legendary Trunks Hardcover – December 1, 2010
Dealer Reference Number 8077
Incollect Reference Number 282772
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