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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 91

    AN ENGLISH GILT-METAL-MOUNTED BONBONNIÈRE

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH GILT-METAL-MOUNTED BONBONNIÈRE
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Modelled as the head of a pug-dog, the cover painted in shades of green with a hunter and his dog, the interior with a lady dressed in black shawl and pink skirt in a pastoral scene
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) across.


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    Provenance

    Christie's London, 18 December 1973, lot 126.