Windsor+Newton’s Artist’s Boxset with original contents, c.1875

$580.00 AUD

Windsor & Newton’s Artist’s Set, the mahogany box with ebony beading to edge, opening to reveal fitted compartments containing supplies & porcelain pallets, with lift-out tray containing 7 porcelain paint vessels, some with contents, labelled to the tray; a left-out pen tray beneath with one ink pen & 2 metal ‘pencil’ lead holders, a 6-segment mixing pallet lifting to reveal black & white pastels, a milk glass mixing bowl, an original ivory brush rest, and front brush segment containing several original paper brushes, the front with a drawer released after internal pin is removed, with 2 round porcelain pallets.

Large gilt sign on blue ground beneath lid:

”WINDSOR & NEWTON
Manufacturers
BY APPOINTMENT
TO HER MAJESTY
AND TO T.R.H. THE PRINCE AND PRINCESS OF WALES
38 RATHBONE PLACE LONDON”

also gilt star beneath glass dish,
Gilt merlion & ‘WINDSOR & NEWTON / 38 RATHBONE PLACE LONDON’ beneath brush partition.

Circa 1875.

18x23cm, 7.5cm high

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