Two inside-painted rock-crystal snuff bottles, By Ye Shuying and Li Kechang | 葉樹英作水晶內畫喜上眉梢鼻煙壺 及 1983年 李克昌作水晶內畫黛玉入府圖鼻煙壺
Property from the Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter Collection 雪月藏亞洲藝術珍品
Property from the Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter Collection
Two inside-painted rock-crystal snuff bottles,
By Ye Shuying and Li Kechang
葉樹英作水晶內畫喜上眉梢鼻煙壺 及 1983年 李克昌作水晶內畫黛玉入府圖鼻煙壺
- a carved and inside-painted rock-crystal 'magpie and prunus' snuff bottle,
By Ye Shuying, 6 cm; and
- an inside-painted rock-crystal 'Dream of the Red Chamber' snuff bottle,
By Li Kechang, dated 1983, 5.5 cm.
6 and 5.5 cm
The 'prunus' bottle with a bruise and associated crack on the rim, the area measuring approx. 1.1cm by 0.7cm, visible on the website images. The other bottle with an insignificant bruise to one side. Otherwise, it is in good overall condition, with minor surface wear.
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