On September 8th, 2011 in Monte Carlo, Monaco, Montblanc hosted a spectacular event as a tribute to the iconic Princess Grace of Monaco and gives support to her artistic legacy the PRINCESS GRACE FOUNDATION- with the global launch of this feminine and timelessly elegant collection – inspired by this icon’s spirit and attention to style, her artistic talent as an Oscar-winning actress as well as her unrelenting commitment to helping others.
The Montblanc “Collection Princesse Grace de Monaco” is consisting of three one-of-a-kind fine jewellery sets, timepieces and writing instruments true to Princesse Grace of Monaco’s iconic and timeless style and sophistication. Under the HIGH patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert of Monaco, Montblanc developed an outstanding concept for the launch of the “Collection Princesse Grace de Monaco”
Before unveiling the collection for the first time, the prominent guests enjoyed a specially commissioned production by Robert Wilson, one of the 21st century’s great theatre visionaries – “Grace for Grace”, a lyrical performance in three acts. During the evening, Montblanc donated 1 Million USD to support the Princess Grace Foundation USA. Among the illustrious guests, who attended the event in the presence of the Princely Family were: Naomi Watts, Daryl Hannah, Jerry Hall, Olivia Palermo, Johannes Huebl, Emmanuelle Béart, Franziska Knuppe, Elsa Pataky and more.