Montblanc has carved a niche for itself as makers of the finest and most exclusive writing instruments with constant innovations and tributes to eminent personalities that leave their clients awed. The latest Patron of Art 2013 Limited Edition, in honor of Ludovico Sforza, Duke of Milan, a forerunner of the Italian Renaissance movement and protector of artist Leonardo Da Vinci, stays true to this legacy of supporting historical art. Connoisseurs can choose from two variations—The Limited Edition 888 in majestic blue, which features solid gold fittings and a cone that is adorned with the Duke’s coat of arms Sterling Silver Limited Edition 4810 with black lacquer and Da Vinci’s intricate designs as embellishment. The cone of this version, too, is adorned with the Duke’s coat of arms as a tribute to him.
Montblanc’s Patron of Art Edition has been celebrating the contribution of historical patron of the arts for 22 years now and coincides with the annual Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Awards. Patron of Art 2013’s Limited Edition 888 is priced at $9680, while the Limited Edition 4810 is for $ 2670 and will make for the perfect addition to your study.
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