Known as the “jeweler of kings, and the king of jewelers”, Louis-Francois Cartier created an empire of imperial adornments to royalty around the globe, including many European nations, Egypt, Siam, and India.
Cartier the company was founded in 1847 in Paris, and to this day is known for creating imperial jewelry to perfecting standards. The company remained in the Cartier family until 1964, when they sold to investors. Walking into a Cartier showroom is dazzling and bright, with gemstones, diamonds and gold all glistening under the lights.
And the pièces de résistance! Famous Cartier masterpieces created over its almost two centuries of history….