Alain Némarcq was made an Officer of the Legion of Honour, France’s highest civilian decoration, on New Year’s Day.
After the Legion of Honour ceremony, Jacqueline de Ribes hosted a celebratory dinner.
The collection of the Count and Countess de Ribes will go under the hammer in separate sales in December and next spring.
An exhibition dedicated to the style of Jacqueline de Ribes had a strong showing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute.
When the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute unveils “Jacqueline de Ribes: The Art of Style,” eveningwear will be in the spotlight.
Due to the terrorist attacks in Paris last week, Jacqueline de Ribes will not travel to New York for the opening of her exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. A private viewing of the exhibition will now be held Wednesday instead of the dinner that was planned in her honor.