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Scent Flacon, Giuliano, c.1885

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An antique painted enamel scent flacon by Giuliano, of elongated rectangular form with domed lid, decorated with enamel in the
Limoges taste depicting cherubs and flowers against a dark brown ground, applied with gold bezels and hinge,

Contained in its original silk and velvet lined, tooled leather  fitted case by Guichard.

Signed ‘C&AG’, for Carlo and Arthur Giuliano,
London, circa 1900.

6cm by 1.4cm

Illustrated

See Geoffrey C. Munn, Castellani and Giuliano, (London, 1984), plate 166

The firm of Giuliano drew on diverse artistic traditions, here paying homage to the Renaissance mastersof enamel work based in the city of Limoges.