A beautiful vintage Hinged jewellery box or casket featuring a transfer ware style scene of a romantic couple . Inside features a floral motif. This box features a metal ware braided boarder around the top and bottom where they connect to close and a push clasp to close the box. Lovely hand painted gold decorations add to the beauty of this piece. The scene is exceptionally pretty. In good clean vintage condition with no cracks or chips and age appropriate wear. Measuring about 3 1/2 inches tall with lid in the closed position by 4 1/4 by 5 by 4 inches .
Stamped on the bottom in gold letters JAPAN.
Log is signed F. Boucher 1759. The top of this lovely casket features a transfer ware application of a painting by the artist : Francois Boucher a French engraver, illustrator and designer and was Madam de Pompadour's favourite painter. This scene is taken from the original oil on canvas titled " The Musette "
Would be wonderful to store you smalls and displays well !
Lovely Vintage Hinged Jewelry Casket Box Romantic Scene By F. Boucher The Musette "