Louis Vuitton ‘Malle Armoire’ (wardrobe trunk). France Circa 1920's A magnificent ‘Malle Armoire’ in L.V. ‘Monogramme’ canvas, the exterior with brass and leather trim, the exterior bearing ‘A J DB Jr’ monogram and yellow and green ID stripes.
Since The Invention Of Ever-Lighter Suitcases And Rolly-Bags, The Travel Trunk Has Become A Romantic Symbol Of YesterYear, Redolent Of Exotic Destinations And European Glamor. Now, Of Course, Trunks Make Better Coffee Tables Than Travel Chests, But They Haven't Lost Their Allure.