England, St James factory, Charles Gouyn 1751-54
A gold-mounted porcelain bonbonnière
modelled as a masked lady’s head with rose cut diamond eyes
a rose and three feathers in her hair
with an oval gold-mounted agate lid
Provenance: Staal, 1950s.
Literature: G E Bryant ‘The Chelsea Porcelain Toys’, 1925, pl.51, no.3.