1552
1552
TWO INSIDE-PAINTED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES
LATE QING DYNASTY
Estimate
1,8002,500
LOT SOLD. 2,375 USD
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1552
TWO INSIDE-PAINTED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES
LATE QING DYNASTY
Estimate
1,8002,500
LOT SOLD. 2,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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TWO INSIDE-PAINTED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES
LATE QING DYNASTY
each of compressed flask form, the first depicting an eagle and a badger in a grove, the reverse with a rock, prunus, chrysanthemum and apples, signed Yan Yutian with one seal and cyclical date mark corresponding to 1895; the second painted with a scholar with his qin traveling through a mountainous landscape, the reverse with birds above a hillside growing chrysanthemums, the side with Yan Yutian seal mark, stoppers (4)
Height of taller 2 3/4  in., 7 cm
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Provenance

The 'scholar' bottle: Collection of Mary Morrison, Vancouver.

Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art

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New York