Cire Trudon - La Marquise
"The powdery and merry air of a delicious boudoir: verbena and lemon polish the sensuality of the white flowers and roses. This perfume, at once tender and vivid, rekindles the sharpness of Madame de Pompadour’s conversations and the voluptuous charms of the Rocaille chic."
Head Notes: Citronella, Lemon, Verbena
Heart Note: Rose
Base Notes: Cedarwood, Rosewood
Well known by the wealthy, famous and nobility for their amazing scents, Cire Trudon, established in 1643, is the oldest, continuously operating candle manufacturer in the world. The family supplied candles to King Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI as well as Versailles and most of the great churches of France. The perfectly white, luxurious and long burning wax was the favorite of the court. The glass of each candle is unique and hand crafted in Tuscany, Italy. Their shape is inspired by champagne buckets.
About La Marquise
Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour, a lady of the French bourgeoisie, became the intimate confidante and favourite of King Louis XV. She had the three qualities of a king's favourite: beauty, wit and tenacity. A woman of taste and a patron of artists, she is also known for originating the “rocaille” style and redesigning the Sèvres porcelain factory.