27 Nov '13, 2pm

Giant Louis Vuitton trunk ordered off Red Square

Giant Louis Vuitton trunk ordered off Red Square

TOO CLOSE TO LENIN'S TOMB: Louis Vuitton is ordered to remove a giant trunk put up on Moscow's iconic Red Square. Photo by Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP MOSCOW, Russia – French luxury brand Louis Vuitton has been ordered to remove a giant trunk put up on Moscow's iconic Red Square, organisers said on Wednesday, November 27, after it triggered outrage among some Russians. The boxy brown suitcase covered with the brand's signature "LV" stencilling was put up 10 days ago just outside GUM, a 19th century department store that faces the square. But Russia's Communist Party was outraged by its proximity to Lenin's tomb, while tourists and ordinary Russians complained it was so big it blocked views of most landmark sites. On Wednesday, the store said it had asked Louis Vuitton to take down the pavilion, as a Kremlin source told Russian news agencies the gigantic structure was "not agree...

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