28 Nov '13, 12pm

Louis Vuitton forced to remove giant trunk from Moscow's Red Square

Louis Vuitton forced to remove giant trunk from Moscow's Red Square

A cavernous trunk housing a Louis Vuitton exhibition in aid of charity is to be removed from Red Square in Moscow after attracting criticism. The two-story, monogrammed trunk was installed to house an exhibition spotlighting famous personalities accompanied on their journeys by Louis Vuitton luggage, but the French luxury fashion house has been ordered to remove it by the neighbouring department store that comissioned it. Erected on Moscow’s Red Square several days ago outside GUM, a 19th century department store that faces the square, the 98ft by 29ft structure attracted criticism from Russia's Communist Party who said it was too near Lenin's tomb and tourists and ordinary Russians complained that it was so big it blocked views of most landmark sites. READ: Louis Vuitton take over Red Square with huge trunk for Moscow exhibition Inscribed with the initials P.W.O, the trun...

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