Box with oil paintings
Box with oil paintings.
Box : tin with handpainted oil scenes ; 4 1/8" h. x 2 3/4" w. x 1" d.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Inner scene of couple in coitus with cat is missing (6/10).
A tin cigar box with a hinged lid. A handpainted oil scene of a woman sitting in a chair decorates the lid of the box. When the box is opened, another scene, also hinged to the box, drops down. This scene, also handpainted in oils, depicts a woman reclining on a bed while a man stands between her legs. Coitus is interrupted by a cat, which scratches the man from behind.
- Kinsey subjects