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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 472

    A FAMILLE ROSE ENAMELED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE

    IMPERIAL, ATTRIBUTED TO YANGZHOU, QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON RED AND OF THE PERIOD, 1780-1799

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    A FAMILLE ROSE ENAMELED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
    IMPERIAL, ATTRIBUTED TO YANGZHOU, QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON RED AND OF THE PERIOD, 1780-1799
    The bottle is finely decorated on one side with blossoming begonia and grasses, the reverse with a rocky outcrop from which grow pink flowers above lavender roses.
    2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm.) high, stone stopper


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    Provenance

    Gallerie Koller, Zurich, 2009.
    Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong, 2010.