New York: Rizzioli, 1997. First Edition. Hard Cover. Large 4to. Complete. Illustrations throughout. Sound binding with intact hinges. Clean pages. Very light wear to cover and dust jacket. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #008061
"Whenever the rich and famous are in Paris, they head for the city's most beautiful square, the Place Vendôme, and the two elegant streets leading to it-the Rue de la Paix and the Rue de Castiglione . . . a veritable paen to conspicuous consumption . . . Paris's center of fashion, jewelry, high finance, and art. . . ." Chapters include: 300 Years of History, Money and Art, Fashion, Jewelers, and Grand Hotels.