1697 Eau de Parfum
1697, the year in which Louis XIV granted the Frapin family nobility. A coat of arms that embodies the sophistication of the Grand Siècle. The reign of the Sun King was marked by splendor. The monarch was passionate about beauty, women, love... Rapturous festivities, enchanting balls and evening receptions, voluptuous colors and scents. Moments to succumb to, memories of desires, delights.
P. Frapin & Cie called on Bertrand Duchaufour to create a fragrance which conveys this touching sensuality.
Head: Cabreuva, Davana, Jamaican Rum, Cistus, Pink Peppercorn.
Heart: Jasmine Sambac, Hawthorn, Ylang Ylang, Clove, Ceylon Cinnamon, Dried Fruits, Rose Essence.
Base: Ambergris, Tonka Bean, Patchouli, Cedarwood, Cistus, White Musks, Vanilla.
The fragrance is made up of the most precious ingredients. Absolutes of rum, cassie flower, Tonka bean, cistus, and rose The ﬁrst wafts of rum are heightened by the davana oil, then fill out and become more pronounced, perfectly conveying the leather notes of cognac. Spiced floral middle notes with hawthorn and jasmine melting into cinnamon, dried fruits and rose. The base notes linger, combining an amber-based theme with musk and wood essences softened by vanilla. A smooth, almost bewitching scent.
*Ingredients may be subject to change. The most accurate and up to date product ingredient list can also found on the product packaging.