FRENCH SCHOOL 18th CENTURY, LANDSCAPE MINIATURE, GOLD MOUNTED TABATIÈRE , LOUIS XVI PERIOD
Watercolor and gouache on velum, protected under a convex glass
Tortoiseshell snuffbox, gold mount
Brown tortoiseshell snuff box, richly mounted with gold hoops, chiseled with ribbons.
On its cover a miniature showing a landscape of palaces by the sea, many figures all heading towards the back of the composition.
Louis XVI period
Provenance: former Hoffenreich collection
Small losses in the gouache. small side slits (2mm high) around the cover scale