English enamel snuff box, hand painted Watteauesque scene, c. 1780

$680.00 AUD

English enamel snuff box, the concave base with alternating turquoise ribs and flower sprigs, another sprig to the base, the top printed and painted with a Watteauesque scene of a man playing the flute to a lady with a songbook, a classical plinth to one side and a pyramid in the distance.
Probably Birmingham,
Circa 1780


Condition: several small repairs to enamels, some cracking, displays well.




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