16 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 1,600 - USD 2,600
A MOLDED AND ENAMELED PORCELAIN 'DOUBLE-FISH' SNUFF BOTTLE
JINGDEZHEN KILNS, 1800-1860
The bottle is decorated in bright enamels, and molded in the form of two facing fish rising from two rows of green and white waves.
3 in. (7.6 cm.) high, stone stopper
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A nearly identical bottle is illustrated by Moss, Graham, Tsang, A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles, The Mary and George Bloch Collection, Volume 6, Part 2, Hong Kong, 2008, p. 730, no. 1337.
Virginia Mead Collection.
Robert Kleiner, London, 2011.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 5255.
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