Refers to moments in high-society life, as well as the great moments of one’s personal life. It constitutes one of the categories in Samuel Gassmann’s collections alongside négligé, daywear, eveningwear and sport cufflinks.
The tripe-seller, the crêpe-maker, the beautician, the roofer, the marble mason, the embalmer, pet groomer and the taxidermist are all considered artisans. The jeweller is one too. Within “France’s largest trade” it is often difficult to obtain visibility.