A Powerful Symbol of Style
Everything is structured: the shape, handles, sharp pleats. Their minimalism forms a backdrop for the lock: a graphic panther’s head in profile, the result of a close collaboration between Cartier’s design studio and its High Jewellery sculptors
3 Things to Know: The Panthère de Cartier Bag
Firstly, the curve of its lock, its volume, its C-shape with a profile accentuated by black lacquered markings, all of different sizes, adding a sense of life and movement to the animal. A collaboration between the designer and jeweller that required an ongoing dialogue from the first mould to the perfect form.