• A Collecting Legacy: Fine Chin auction at Christies

    Sale 2803

    A Collecting Legacy: Fine Chinese Jade Carvings and Works of Art from the Lizzadro Collection

    21 March 2013, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 900

    A FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN QUADRILOBED SNUFF BOTTLE

    JIAQING FOUR-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON RED IN A LINE AND OF THE PERIOD, 1796-1820

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN QUADRILOBED SNUFF BOTTLE
    JIAQING FOUR-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON RED IN A LINE AND OF THE PERIOD, 1796-1820
    Each convex side of the begonia-shaped bottle is decorated with chrysanthemum and begonia within a double line border, and the narrow sides and neck are decorated with flower sprays reserved on a soft lemon-yellow ground.
    2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm.) high, coral stopper


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    Provenance

    Lizzadro Collection, Chicago, Illinois, acquired prior to 1960.