Los Angeles County Museum of Art

September 15, 2014

"So small a thing imposes on people,” remarked the notorious Giacomo Girolamo Casanova (1725-1798), who also carefully selected the type of tobacco to send inside such boxes when he presented them as gifts. Taking snuff and carrying it with you in an elaborate container was a universal practice in 18th-century Europe. A year before the death of the...   Read On »

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