This wonderful New Pair Iconic Maxim's De Paris White & Red Demitasse Porcelain Espresso Coffee Cups & Saucers are perfect for everyday use and would also make a great gift! About Maxim's de Paris : Maxim's de Paris is one of the most famous restaurants in the world. Located at 3 rue Royals in the 8th arrondissement, the restaurant opened its doors in 1893 by Maxime Gaillard. Under its next owner, Eugene Cornuché, the restaurant became famous for its fine, Art Nouveau decor. The restaurant hosted celebrities such as the Duke of Windsor, Wallis Simpson, and Aristotle Onassis.
In the 1970's, Brigitte Bardot caused quite the scandal when she entered the restaurant barefoot. In 2011, the Maxim's was featured in Woody Allen's "Midnight in Paris" film.
Today, Maxim's has opened other locations worldwide and remains an iconic brand. These wonderful demitasse cup & saucers are from the iconic Maxim's de Paris restaurant in Paris! Bottom of cup & saucer read: Porcelain Veritable Maxim's de Paris Depuis 1893 ru Royale A Paris. Dimensions: 2 1/2"H x 3 1/2"W x 2 14/"D (Each Cup); 5 1/2"D (Each Saucer). Please feel free to browse my wonderful selection of luxury restaurant and bar items for sale!The item "New Pair Maxim's De Paris Restaurant Demitasse Espresso Coffee Cup & Saucer" is in sale since Monday, November 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Restaurants & Fast Food\Other Restaurant Ads". The seller is "alabasterjones" and is located in McLean, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.