Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour, a lady of the French bourgeoisie, became the intimate confidante and favourite of King Louis XV. She had the three qualities of a king's favourite: beauty, wit and tenacity. A woman of taste and a patron of artists, she is also known for originating the “rocaille” style and redesigning the Sèvres porcelain factory.
Sizes of this candle
Dimensions : H: 10,5 cm Ø: 9 cm
Weight : 270g / 9.5 oz
Burning time : 55 to 60 hours
Dimensions : H: 8,3 cm Ø: 6,7 cm
Weight : 100g / 3.5 oz
Burning time : 20 to 25 hours
is made of cotton. One can find many types of wicks, characterized by their weaving and their diameter. The wicks are chosen depending on the shape and size of the glasses, as well as the burning characteristics of each candle.
is the fruit of specific developments which are the source of the candle exceptional olfactory and burning qualities. When correctly taken care of, no smoke leaves a Trudon candle and no wax is left on the sides of the glass.
is inspired by a bas relief found at the old Royal Wax Manufacture which used to belong to the Trudon family. Situated in Antony, near Paris, it now belongs to the Church. Nowadays the domain hosts the nuns of the Saint-Joseph de Cluny congregation.
is unique and hand-crafted in Tuscany. Its shape is inspired by champagne buckets.