Hubert De Watrigant(French, b. 1954)
De Watrigant has worked for Hermes regularly since 1989 as one of the fashion brand’s most prolific designers. The son of a racehorse trainer, de Watrigant had several artist ancestors. A self-taught artist, he began sketching at his father’s stables and later won first prize at the Les Sept Collines de Rome exhibition. His work is in the private collections of Queen Elizabeth II, the king of Morocco, Baron Guy de Rothschild, Stavros Niarchos, and Daniel Wildenstein.