A Fine Louis XVI Style Gilt-Bronze and Sèvres Style Porcelain Mounted Jewellery Box.
Of rectangular for this charming jewellery box has a hinged lockable lid above silvered columns and inset with five finely painted Sèvres style porcelain plaques depicting scenes from the ‘fêtes galante’ in the manner of Boucher. The interior fitted with blue cushioned silk and the box raised on toupee feet.
The box retains its original finely cast gilt-bronze key.
French, Circa 1890.