Snuffbox with scene of harvesting fruit

Maker: Johann Wilhelm Keibel (master 1812; died 1862)
Artist: Miniature probably by Henri Joseph van Blarenberghe (French, Lille 1750–1826 Lille) Or in the style of the Van Blarenberghes , Continental ca. 1820
Date: ca. 1820
Culture: Russian (St. Petersburg)
Medium: Four-color gold, painting in gouache on vellum
Dimensions: H. 1 in (2.5 cm).; Diam. 4-1/8 in. (10.5 cm) Miniature: diameter 2 3/4 in. (70 mm)
Classifications: Metalwork-Gold and Platinum, Miniatures
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.1183a, b

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