886
886
AN EMBELLISHED AGATE 'BOYS AND LANTERNS' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH – 19TH CENTURY, THE EMBELLISHMENT TSUDA FAMILY, KYOTO, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 93,750 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
886
AN EMBELLISHED AGATE 'BOYS AND LANTERNS' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH – 19TH CENTURY, THE EMBELLISHMENT TSUDA FAMILY, KYOTO, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 93,750 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong

AN EMBELLISHED AGATE 'BOYS AND LANTERNS' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH – 19TH CENTURY, THE EMBELLISHMENT TSUDA FAMILY, KYOTO, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
the translucent agate body decorated on each side with a child holding a lantern, one lantern modelled in the form of a fish, the other a tasselled lotus bloom
6.5 cm, 2 1/2  in.
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Provenance

Robert Kleiner, London, 1992.
Mary and George Bloch collection.

Literature

Hugh Moss, Victor Graham and Ka Bo Tsang, A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles: The Mary and George Bloch Collection, vol. 7, Hong Kong, 2009, no. 1691.

 

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong