1804 : George Sand by Histoires de Parfums
Eau de Parfum
Olfactive Family – Floral Oriental
Perfume Author – Sylvie Jourdet
On the first of July, 1804, at number 15 rue Meslay in the 3rd arr. in Paris, Amantine Aurore Lucile Dupin, who was to become the baroness of Dudevant was born. She was to become renowned through her androgynous pen name ‘George Sand’. A writer of genius, great lover and committed, she was the incarnation of the first modern woman. For her contemporary heiress, a perfume reflecting her generosity and sensuality. An amber flower bouquet, in remembrance of George Sand’s bond uniting her with nature, warmed with the heady spices and coloured by sweet fruits.
Head Notes – Tiare Flower, Peach, Pineapple
Heart Notes – Jasmine, Lily of the Valley, Moroccan Rose, Clove, Nutmeg
Base Notes – Patchouli, Sandalwood, White Musk, Benzoin, Vanilla
Histoires de Parfums is an olfactive library that is all about telling stories of famous characters, raw materials and mythical years. The collection created by Gérald Ghislain, is governed by no rules other than inspiration. With his luxuriant imagination, this loquacious individual has chosen to bring these stories to life in perfumes, a sensitive and sensual medium. These fragrances are released in a Deluxe edition to be read on the skin.
Histoires de Parfums perfumes perpetuate the French perfumery know-how, which features are luxury, nobility and creativity. Histoires de Parfums maintains the highest qualitative standards in the choice of the raw materials as well as in the choice of the bottles, packaging and communication tools. Gérald Ghislain wanted to evoke stories through scent just as books are written with emotion.
When he is creating his perfumes, Gérald interprets in a new way the classic olfactive families by including an unexpected component, to obtain an original and surprising collection.
Our perfumes have a long trail, deep tempered, dense notes and are extremely sensual.