Tuesday December 1, 2020

A lifetime collection from a king of couture

21st October, 2018
Harem’s Gate, Souvenir of Cairo by Jean-Jules-Antoine Lecomte du Nouÿ

What do you buy to furnish your home when the world is your oyster? Pierre Bergé, the co-founder of Yves Saint Laurent Couture, hung his hat in Paris (Rue Bonaparte), Provence (Mas Theo), Morocco (Villa Mabrouka), and Normandy (the Datcha). A sale in Paris this month offers the contents of these homes, the fruits of a lifetime of collecting by one of the most successful and cultured businessmen and aesthetes of our times. He turned...

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