In an announcement on the exhibition, made by Louis Vuitton said Wuhan is one of China’s most important cities with a rich cultural and historical heritage. This step marks a clear sign of confidence in China’s post-pandemic recovery and its importance as a luxury market.
The admission to the exhibition, which is free for the public, opened on October 31 and will continue till December 6. The show will explore the 160-year history of the brand - from its early days as a trunk maker in Paris to a brand that is synonymous with luxury.
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