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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 54

    A LOUIS XVI GOLD-MOUNTED JAPANESE-STYLE LACQUER BONBONNIÈRE

    WITH THE DISCHARGE MARKS OF JEAN-BAPTISTE FOUACHE, PARIS 1774-1780, OTHER MARKS RUBBED

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XVI GOLD-MOUNTED JAPANESE-STYLE LACQUER BONBONNIÈRE
    WITH THE DISCHARGE MARKS OF JEAN-BAPTISTE FOUACHE, PARIS 1774-1780, OTHER MARKS RUBBED
    circular box, the independent cover, sides and base lacquered with gilt leaves and flowers and inset with tinted shells on a black ground, the gold mounts decorated with stylised acanthus, the inside lined with composition
    3 in. (77 mm.) diam.


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