Perfume: Trail Of The Scent Talk at Louvre Abu Dhabi
Dr. Élisabeth de Feydeau and Dr. William Zimmerle will present a fascinating talk about perfumes. The talk will explore the extensive history of perfumes from their natural origins, the valuable trade routes that were established for them and the innovations in their long development.
As a specialist in regional perfumes, Dr Zimmerle will share his ongoing research on these and local incense blends. The talk will also cover the deeper meaning behind particular scents.
This talk, in connection with the 10,000 Years of Luxury exhibition and the accompanying installation USO - The Perfumed Cloud by Cartier, should not be missed by anyone wishing to learn more about the enchanting world of perfumes that for centuries has played a big part in the rich culture of this region.
Moderator: Alia Al Shamsi
*Free admission - reservation recommended