TWO GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED-ENAMEL CADDIES
TWO GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED-ENAMEL CADDIES
TWO GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED-ENAMEL CADDIES
3 More
TWO GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED-ENAMEL CADDIES
6 More
TWO GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED-ENAMEL CADDIES

CIRCA 1760

Details
TWO GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED-ENAMEL CADDIES
CIRCA 1760
The hinged lids decorated with The Flute Lesson after Lancret, the deep white ground sides with scenes after Watteau, Annibale Carracci and others, each base with a spray of flowers the interior covers printed in sepia with the Gunners and another Swan group scene, one interior painted with insects to disguise firing cracks, the other with large circular paper label with blue border inscribed in black ink '201'
2 1⁄2 x 3 1⁄2 x 2 3⁄4 in. (6.5 x 9 x 7 cm.)
Provenance
Almost certainly The Hon. Nellie Ionides (née Samuel) (1883-1962) Buxted Park, Sussex and thence by descent.

Brought to you by

Charlotte Young
Charlotte Young Associate Director, Specialist

Check the condition report or get in touch for additional information about this

If you wish to view the condition report of this lot, please sign in to your account.

Sign in
View condition report

Related Articles

View all
Introducing the Collection of  auction at Christies

More from The Collection of the late Lord and Lady Swaythling

View All
View All