Offered for sale is a stunning 19th century Sevres style serpentine shaped trinket box painted in a raised cross-hatch design on a Cerise ground. The ormolu hinged lid is hand painted in a scenic vignette framed in gilt scrolling. The idyllic pastoral is signed, “Risar”.
The interior of the box is decorated in floral bouquets. The painted is very well done and finely executed. It is in excellent age associated condition, probably a Sevres blank that was decorated in a small Paris shop by one of the Sevres artists.
The box is marked with a pseudo Sevres mark.
Size: 4” Length by 3” Depth by 2” Height.
19th C. Trinket Box