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94
A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 7,200 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
94
A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 7,200 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box

maker's mark R crowned incuse between two symbols, otherwise unmarked, circa 1790

circular, the lid painted en plein in lightly-tinted grisaille with the Sacrifice of Iphigenia, the sides and base enamelled in the palest rose and painted with further landscapes and figures within coloured paillon borders, the lid edged with split pearls


diameter 8.2cm 3 1/4 in
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Catalogue Note

For another circular pearl and gold box, makers' mark of Guidon, Rémond, Gide, painted with the same subject in polychrome, see Sotheby's Geneva, 15 May 1996, lot 226.

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