Box, ca. 1775 Copper, brass, enamel. Bequest of Katherine Strong Welman. 1908-23-4.
What is this?
Rectangular box, white enamel field; hinged lid showing polychrome scene (painted over sepia transfer) of a couple dressed in 18th-century garb in a garden with a ruin in the background; flowers painted on four sides and bottom; white interior.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Excavating Design: 18th-century Drawings and Prints from the Permanent Collection, November 4, 2005 - January 8, 2006