This magnificent German erotic antique Art Nouveau silver cigarette case has a classic form with soft edged corners depicting the beautiful painting of September Morn (Matinée de Septembre) by Paul Émile Chabas, the French painter of the early 1900. A gorgeous fine motif also decorates the contour of this scenery.
The case opens and closes securely with some hairline marks and raised spots visible on reverse. Some interior scratches are also present. The interior guards are in good shape.
This beautiful piece is fine sterling silver, measures 85 mm x 85 mm x 13 mm and weighs 84 grams.
It is indeed a true illustration of a fine craftsmanship and an absolute treasure for a passionate collector.