"Carpe Diem" or "Seize the Day," a rare, beloved, highly collectible Hermès design by the artist Joachim Metz. It was first issued in 1994 and reissued in 1997 retitled "Gloria Solis." This carre̒ is an original 1994 issue. The design depicts the sun surrounded by stars in the sky beaming down on a sun dial listing the hours of the day. This 1994 design and issue is rated 2 (Rare) B (Beloved) by Carre̒s d'art II, as it is increasingly hard to find due to its popularity and collectibility.
This rare colorway is a gorgeous combination of golds, white, turquoise, pink and yellow. The contrasting hems/edgings are in turquoise.
This vintage carre̒ is new without shop tags and in mint unworn condition (see our condition scale for reference). There are no stains, spots, discolorations, holes, thread snags or thread runs. The hems are intact, round and plump. The fabric/care label is attached. The scarf measures 34.5" x 34.5" (87.6cm x 87.6cm).
This design is a true example of classic Hermès sophistication at its best, especially in this rare and beautiful colorway. This is the perfect carre̒ in perfect condition to wear, show or collect. It comes in its original Hermès box.