• Lot 45

    TABATIERE EN GRES

    CHINE, XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    TABATIERE EN GRES
    CHINE, XIXEME SIECLE
    De forme balustre aux angles arrondis, d'une belle couleur noir-vert, à décor gravé et souligné de blanc, sur une face d'un paysage montagneux agrémenté d'arbres, l'autre face rehaussée d'une inscription, le bouchon en porcelaine dorée
    Hauteur avec le bouchon: 6,8 cm. (2 11/16 in.)


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    The inscription at the back of the bottle can be translated as follow: 'If one looks after their spirit and cares for their vital organs
    Feelings of tiredness and laziness shall disappear
    This suddenly dawned on me
    In a moment of leisure.'

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    " f " : In addition to the regular Buyer’s premium, a commission of 7% (i.e. 7.49% inclusive of VAT for books, 8.372% inclusive of VAT for the other lots) of the hammer price will be charged to the buyer. It will be refunded to the Buyer upon proof of export of the lot outside the European Union within the legal time limit.(Please refer to section VAT refunds)


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES V. SWAIN


    Post Lot Text

    A STONEWARE SNUFF BOTTLE
    CHINA, 19TH CENTURY