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    Sale 11786

    The Ruth and Carl Barron Collection of Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles: Part II

    16 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 595

    A BISCUIT PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE

    JINGDEZHEN KILNS, 1820-1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BISCUIT PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE
    JINGDEZHEN KILNS, 1820-1880
    The bottle is molded with a continuous scene of ladies and children in a garden setting, portions of their robes accented with pale-blue glaze, as are the base and lip.
    3 in. (7.6 cm.) high, lapis lazuli stopper


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    Provenance

    Alice Klein Collection, California.
    Asian Art Studio, Los Angeles, California, 2011.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 5227