Snuff box with lithographs
Snuff box with lithographs.
Snuff box : wood and black laquer ; 3 1/4" dia. x 1 1/8" h.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Place of origin: Europe.
Snuff box with false bottom. The exterior lid shows a woman, standing, with a fan in her hand. The false bottom lifts to reveal a collection of 13 small erotic lithographs, 12 of which are joined in accordian book form. Pasted to the bottom of the box is a scene of heterosexual foreplay.
- Kinsey subjects
Nudes in art--Female.
Anticlericalism motif--Europe--20th century.