• Lot 141

    TROIS TABATIERES EN VERRE POLYCHROME 'SANDWICH'

    CHINE, XVIIIEME-XIXEME SIECLE

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    TROIS TABATIERES EN VERRE POLYCHROME 'SANDWICH'
    CHINE, XVIIIEME-XIXEME SIECLE
    Toutes trois de forme balustre aplatie, en verre imitant le réalgar, la première couleur ocre et taches rouge-jaune, le bouchon en quartz rose ; la seconde couleur ocre, tachetée de rouge, jaune, vert et brun, le bouchon en verre ; la dernière couleur rouge et jaune à décor sculpté imitant l'osier tressé, le bouchon en jadéite
    Hauteurs: 6 cm. (2 3/8 in.), 5,2 cm. (2 1/16 in.) et 5,8 cm. (2¼ in.) (3)


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    Provenance

    The first one coming from R. Hall, London, 1981
    The second one coming from Marco Polo, Le Village Suisse, 1976
    The third one coming from Drouot, Paris, Vente Ader/Portier, June 1974, lot 145


    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM THE COLLECTION OF A PRIVATE AMATEUR
    PART ONE


    Post Lot Text

    THREE REALGAR-STYLE SANDWICHED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES
    CHINA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY