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Snuffbox with portrait of a woman

Joseph Étienne Blerzy
(French, active 1750–1806)

Artist: Miniature attributed to François Dumont (French, Lunéville 1751–1831 Paris)
Date: 1773–74, miniature ca. 1778–80
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Gold, enamel; ivory, glass
Dimensions: Box: 3 1/4 × 2 7/16 in. (8.3 × 6.2 cm); Miniature, sight: 1 5/8 × 1 5/16 in. (4.1 × 3.3 cm)
Classifications: Metalwork-Gold and Platinum, Miniatures
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.1138

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