1921

CHANEL N°5

Mademoiselle Chanel unveils her first fragrance, the iconic CHANEL N°5. Created by Ernest Beaux, former perfumer to the Tsars, N°5 is so called because it was the fifth scent presented to Mademoiselle Chanel. A truly timeless classic, N°5 remains the ultimate symbol of femininity.

Tribute to the perfume CHANEL N°5 by
the cartoonist Sem in 1921

© Lithographie Sem