Antique Baccarat Opaline Glass Perfume Casket by Jean Francois Robert Decorated with Hand Painted Flowers and with Fine Dore Bronze Mounts.
Each Panel Has Been Hand Painted with Birds and Grape Vines.
Fine Double Dore Bronze Mounts and Key (Not in Working Order)
The Inside Encasing 2 Perfume Bottles and Stoppers.
Each Perfume Bottle has a Eglamise Miniature and Original Inside Stopper.
Jean-Francois Robert, who had been a Painter at the Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory, executed the Fine Gilt and Enamelled Decoration on this Stunning Casket. He set up a Separate Workshop in Sèvres where he could use his Patented Polychrome Enamels on Opaline Glass from Baccarat and Saint-Louis.
Exceptional Quality !
See Page 124 'Les Opalines' for a Similar Casket
Perfume Bottle 5.5 cms High / 2.2 "