30 juin 2011

cThree 19th century Chinoiserie snuff boxes in Meissen style

  A gilt-metal-mounted oval snuff box, 19th century. Photo Bonhams In Meissen style, painted on each side with a chinoiserie scene within a shaped gilt scrollwork cartouche enclosing lustre and embellished with iron-red scrollwork, the cover similarly decorated, the base with a chinoiserie vignette, the inside cover with an elaborate chinoiserie scene, the mounts moulded with floral scrollwork, 7.4cm across, K.P.M. and crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue to base of box interior. Estimate: £1,000 - 2,000, € 1,100 -... [Lire la suite]
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