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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 571

    A FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE

    SIGNED DANYUN DAOREN, JINGDEZHEN KILNS, 1912-1949

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    A FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE
    SIGNED DANYUN DAOREN, JINGDEZHEN KILNS, 1912-1949
    The bottle is finely decorated on one side with a landscape including a grass-roofed pavilion, the reverse with a poetic inscription in black enamel describing the scene, followed by the artist's signature. The base is inscribed with a four-character iron-red mark, Jingshantang zhi (Hall of Respectful Benevolence).
    2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) high, gold stone stopper


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    Danyun Daoren (1912-1949) is not a recorded artist, but could have been a Republican-period potter, or possibly the patron of this bottle.

    Provenance

    Robert Kleiner, London, 2008.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 4734.