• Lot 204

    QUATRE TABATIERES EN PORCELAINE EMAILLEE

    CHINE, XIXEME SIECLE

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    QUATRE TABATIERES EN PORCELAINE EMAILLEE
    CHINE, XIXEME SIECLE
    La première de forme ovale, émaillée crème à décor d'Immortels en relief, sur fond de vagues, le bouchon en nacre ; la seconde émaillée crème, en forme d'écureuil couché sur une grappe de raisin, le bouchon en verre ; la troisième émaillée polychrome, en forme de feuille de lotus rehaussée de tiges et boutons, le bouchon en corail ; la dernière miniature, en forme d'olive, le bouchon en ivoire
    Hauteurs: 6 cm. (2 3/8 in.), 7 cm. (2¾ in.), 6,8 cm. (2 11/16 in.) et 3,3 cm. (1¼ in.) (4)


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    Provenance

    The first one coming from R. Hall, London, 1981
    The second one coming from Drouot, Paris, Vente Ader, December 1973
    The third one coming from Le Mandarin, Paris, 1974


    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM THE COLLECTION OF A PRIVATE AMATEUR
    PART ONE


    Post Lot Text

    FOUR GLAZED-PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLES
    CHINA, 19TH CENTURY