• Lot 46

    TABATIERE EN GRES YIXING EMAILLE

    CHINE, XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    TABATIERE EN GRES YIXING EMAILLE
    CHINE, XIXEME SIECLE
    De forme ovale, reposant sur un petit pied, à décor polychrome vert, jaune, brun et bleu sur fond blanc, de paysage lacustre et montagneux, les pics rocheux agrémentés de pavillons et arbres, le soleil rouge, le bouchon en grès émaillé
    Hauteur avec le bouchon: 7,6 cm. (3 in.)


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    See another Yixing pottery snuff bottle painted with the same palette and decorated with similar mountain lanscape and pagodas, illustrated in Chinese Snuff Bottles, A Miniature Art From The Collection of Mary and Georges Bloch, Hong Kong Museum of Art, 18 March - 8 June 1994, The Urban Council, 1994, p.258, pl.199.

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    Provenance

    Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 20 January 1977, lot 24.
    Collection of Miss Marjorie Luman, purchased by her father between 1938-1941.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES V. SWAIN


    Post Lot Text

    A POLYCHROME-ENAMELLED YIXING STONEWARE SNUFF BOTTLE
    CHINA, 19TH CENTURY