A small 19th century mahogany cased antique artist box. Trade label to the inside''G Blackman superfine colour preparer and a letter acknowledging from the society of encouragement of art manufacture and commerce now known as the s and Royal society of arts voting him the great silver pallet award' - for his improvements to colours in superfine cakes.

Eighteen paint cakes in various stages of use, each one named.


The box measures 16.5cm w x 10cm d x 3cm h

A Small Antique Artist Box