Rouge Holder

Rouge Holder

Ceramic disc, black transfer on white, bearing the name of the French perfumier Maison Dorin. This disc formed a hard base on which rouge and powder were compressed. Once the make-up had been used up, it was discarded. Made in Paris and shipped to England, it was sold...
Napoleon Bonaparte Washbowl

Napoleon Bonaparte Washbowl

Blue transfer on white, showing Napoleon crossing the alps (after painting by Carle Vernet) and scrolls listing his victories, including [Maren]go, Jena, Austerlitz, and M[ontebello].┬áThe pattern called ‘Napoleon’s Victories’, by William Smith &...