The Merchant of Venice is a brand that has its conceptual origins in the ancient Art of Perfumery originated in Venice and from its centuries old trade with the Orient. The line is inspired by the “Mude,” the maritime trade routes that covered a very large area from Asia to Africa, and on to Europe as far as the Northern Seas.
The historic nature and the prestige of the brand expresses itself by precious fragrances carried out by perfurmers who reinterprete the ancient recipes. The sophisticated creations are boxed in precious perfume bottles inspired by the millenary art of Venetian glass. History and culture are at the base of The Merchant of Venice that perfectly combines them in excellent Eau de Toilette, Eau de Parfum, body products and home fragrances.
Extrait de Parfum fragrances are created with the most valuable and premier quality raw materials, and further enhanced by a very high perfume content that guarantees an exceptional diffusive power and persistence.
The Merchant of Venice Extrait de Parfum Oud Illusion is a daring fragrance that showcases the multi-faceted scent of oud through its combination of spicy notes, rose, and fruity aspects in a remarkable fusion.
Arising notes of enticing Sambac jasmine and tangy blackcurrant introduce the essence of the fragrance, oud, and reveal a passionate floral heart of elegant rose and velvety tuberose, further enriched with delicate raspberry and daring pink pepper.
A blend of musky ambrette seeds, leathery saffron and powdery orris united with balsamic labdanum give a soft and heavenly final touch.
Top Notes: Rose, Pink Peppercorn, Raspberry, Tuberose
Heart Notes: Ambrette, Cistus Labdanum, Saffron, Iris
Base Notes: Blackcurrant, Oud, Sambac Jasmine