« Make your heart speak »
120 pieces of Ira Furstenberg’s collection exclusive designs “Unique Objects” have been sold to the benefit of the Children of Africa Foundation.
After Hong Kong and Jakarta Ira Furstenberg presented for the 1st first time in Abidjan an exceptional collection of 120 precious objects.
Official guest of the First Lady of Cote d’Ivoire Mrs. Dominique Ouattara and in the presence of His Excellency the President of the Republic Alassane Ouattara, Ira Furstenberg had imagined an entire collection in line”Unique Objects,” a prodigious bestiaries decorated with precious stones and gold inlays 14 and 18 carats: elephants, monkeys, dolphins, deer, panthers and tigers malachite, lapiz; lazuli, onyx and jade, agate and porphyry, rock crystal, mixed with coral, rubies, pearls and emeralds.
“Let your heart speak” this is how Dominique Ouattara President – Founder of Children of Africa mobilized many personalities and collectors present at the Sofitel Hotel Ivoire early March 2015.
More than three hundred thousand euros raised thanks to the generosity of everyone, especially Ira Furstenberg, who is the Foundation’s godmother, since its creation in 1998.