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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 430

    A CARVED RED LACQUER SNUFF BOTTLE

    1780-1850

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARVED RED LACQUER SNUFF BOTTLE
    1780-1850
    The bottle is carved on one side with two figures in a courtyard before a pavilion, the reverse with similar figures before a moon-shaped window, with a mountainous landscape in the background. The narrow sides are carved with thin vertical rocks.
    2 ¾ in. (7 cm.) high, glass stopper


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    Provenance

    Asian Art Studio, Los Angeles, California, 2011.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 5170.