JEAN FRANCOIS ROBERT, BACCARAT FRANCE, OPALINE GLASS PERFUME BOX, C. 1840, H 5", DIA 6"
Jean Francois Robert designed Baccarat France opaline glass perfume box. Hand painted realistic floral motif, accented with gold and blue designs. Irises, roses, daisies, tulips, violets and other flowers adorn the surface of this trinket box, mounted with gilded bronze. Four feet in the form of snakes end in golden balls, with inverted fleurs de lis, engraved with flowers and leaves. Two crystal perfume bottles in holders have gilt tops and collars engraved with roses and tiny stoppers underneath the metal tops. Lined in green fabric. No key. Finest quality.