HISTORY FOR SALE: Fans of the silver screen will be able to snap up a piece of history this October, all for a worthy cause, when around 300 items previously belonging to the late French acting legend Jeanne Moreau go up for auction.
The Jeanne Moreau Collection, including clothing, jewelry and photographs of the acting great, will be on show at Artcurial in Paris from Oct. 16 to 22 and offered for sale online throughout.
The auction will benefit the Fondation Jeanne Moreau, created after the actress’ death in 2017 as specified in her will. Its mission is to manage her estate, protect her creative work and perpetuate her longstanding calling to promote artistic endeavors in theater and cinema, especially by making the performing arts more accessible to children.
Born in 1928, Moreau became one of the faces of the Nouvelle Vague, working with some of the world’s most renowned