The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Snuff box
  • Snuff box
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • After Jean-Baptiste Greuze (1725 - 1805), (miniature)
  • Switzerland
  • late 18th century
  • Gold and enamel, chased and engraved
  • Object size: 3.9 x 8.2 x 6.4 cm
    Weight: 160.8 g
  • Mark: Tete d'epervier
    Mark: Obliterated
    Mark: For Jean-Jaques Prévost (1762-1768), imitation
  • G84
  • Boudoir Cabinet
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Further Reading
  • Oval snuff box of gold decorated with bands of blue enamel, and the lid is set with an enamel of a village wedding after Greuze.