Book Isabey Paris
L’Histoire d’Isabey Paris écrit par Jean-Marie Martin Hattemberg. ” For everyone to whom perfume tells a story, awakens a memory, inspires a passion, arouses a desire, expresses an attraction or reveals a hope…”
A message from Isabey to all perfume lovers. Its history, past and present events are narrated through the 72 pages of this richly illustrated book, written by Jean-Marie Martin-Hattemberg. Historian-archivist, he is passionate by the Decorative Arts of the 20th century and by the industrial and artistic heritage of the French High Perfumery.
Below are some excerpts :
[…] This was the ferment that was to give birth to the story of Isabey perfumes, wich in their excellence and creativity were to leave their mark in French perfumery […] Pierre Guerlain, 1925
[…] artistic bottles, jewel-like presentation cases and intoxicating scents of the Isabey fragrances attracted extravagant praise. […] Isabey was an immediate success […]
[…] L’ambre de Carthage. This perfume was named to evoke the glorious past of the Mediterranean city of spices and incence that became a major maritime power and hub of a vast trading empire. […]