With Concorde, Christofle proposes a new case with urban lines associated to an original pattern of flatware. Design inspired by the oblong shape of the Parisian “Place de la Concorde”, Concorde combines the beauty with daily use, elegance with relaxation, pure with ornamentation.
The “Château de Malmaison” near Paris was the favorite residence of Napoleon Bonaparte and Empress Josephine. The palm and lotus leaf frieze and the symmetry of the decoration are typical of the Empire style, which was largely inspired by Antiquity.
Marly is one of the most elaborately decorated patterns of the collection; the fine chasing of its asymmetrical plant motifs, typical of the “Rocaille” or Louis XV style, highlight the silversmith’s expertise and attention to detail.