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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 56

    A GUYUE XUAN-TYPE ENAMELLED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE, YABGZHOU, 1767-1799

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GUYUE XUAN-TYPE ENAMELLED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE, YABGZHOU, 1767-1799
    painted to the opaque white body in famille rose enamels with a grasshopper perched amongst yellow blossoming flowers and butterflies in flight amongst red leaf acer, Qianlong iron-red seal mark to base -- 1 7/8in. (4.8cm.) high.


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