RITZ PARIS – 100 YEARS 1898-1998

Impressive presentation piece celebrating the fashionable hotel’s centennial. In a blue slipcase, measuring about 10 by 12 1/2 inches, is a slide out enclosure that houses three individual large pamphlets/folders with text, black and white and color illustrations, and facsimile correspondence:

1-  Introductory folder includes the introduction – a massive centerfold HAPPY BIRTHDAY that folds open, followed by an index to the sections in the remaining two folders: THE FIRST PALACE: The genius of Cesar Ritz; AT THE RITZ: Receptions, celebrations and nightlife; THE HEIGHT OF DISCRETION: The word privacy takes on new meaning at the Ritz; FOR THE LOVE OF LADIES: Caring for their comfort and their beauty at the Ritz; GASTRONOMY: A tradition of great cuisine at the Ritz, since Auguste Escoffier; LA RENAISSANCE: The renovation of the Hotel from 1980 to 1989; and, WHERE TALENTS MEET: Art and letters, cinema and fashion at the Ritz.

2 – Second folder – page 1-28

3 – Third folder – pages 29-56

Impressive to say the least — below some sample interior views

Price – $195
Shipping (in the US) for this oversize and heavy piece – $6.85 packed in cardboard and with tracking
Order No. eb1595 —  Ordering Information

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