Mint French Trefousse Art Deco Red Trimmed Blue Kid Gauntlet Gloves Sz 6.5-7 ~nr
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Mint French Trefousse Art Deco Red Trimmed Blue Kid Gauntlet Gloves Sz 6.5-7 ~nr:
MINT, French Trefousse Art Deco Red Trimmed Blue Kid Gauntlet Gloves, Sz 6.5-7 ~NR~
Here’s an INCREDIBLY CHIC and RARE pair of Art Deco gauntlet gloves! They are made of the most LUXURIOUS buttery soft kidskin. The striking color contrast of blue and pimento-red add to the DRAMATIC impact of these eye-catching gloves!
Palm: 2 3/4”
Gauntlet: 5” wide at top
Labeled: Trefousse & Co. Chaumont
Material: Blue kidskin with red leather stitching & piping with attached decorative silver button
Background: Trefousse (located in Chaumont France) was the preeminent French glove manufacturer of the early 20th century. They employed over 5000 people in preparing the skins, cutting, sewing, dyeing and finishing. They were renowned for their skilled craftsmanship, luxurious materials and fashion-conscious designs.
Reference: Pages 195 & 196 of “Collectible Fashion of the Turbulent 1930s” by Ellie Laubner (for pictures of 1930’s gauntlet gloves)
Condition: Pristine (never worn old store stock)
Important Note: I DO NOT sell on approval! ALL items are vintage and therefore will have age-related “wear” or “patina”.
These gloves are the EPITOME of ART DECO STYLE and would look FABULOUS accessorizing your favorite outfit!! You’ll definitely be the center of attention, so don’t miss out on the opportunity to own these almost impossible to find vintage beauties!!!