Gold and Enamel Box with Miniature on Ivory. Louis XV period.
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Gold and Enamel Box with Miniature on Ivory.
Louis XV period.
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Round box with gold in several tones and royal blue enamel. The removable lid is decorated with a round miniature on enamel. The monochrome brown miniature features three putti in a landscape who are playing with a laurel garland. The miniature is framed with a frieze of foliage and a chain in gold of two colors. The cover, sides, and base of the box are covered in translucent, royal blue enamel. Each panel is framed in a frieze of foliage that wraps around a chain in two shades of gold. The enamel panels of the sides of the box are interspaced with columns of colored gold ornamented with a frieze of foliage. Gold marks: Guarantee mark: Jean-Jacques Prevost, 1762-1768 Charge mark: Letter D with crown, 1767 Release mark: Monkey head, 1775-1781 Master goldsmith mark: Illegible. Work from the Louis XV period. Price: 13000€


Gold and Enamel Box with Miniature on Ivory. Louis XV period.