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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 539

    AN ENAMELED TRANSLUCENT-WHITE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE

    IMPERIAL, YANGZHOU, QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER MARK IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD, 1770-1799

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    AN ENAMELED TRANSLUCENT-WHITE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
    IMPERIAL, YANGZHOU, QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER MARK IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD, 1770-1799
    The bottle is decorated in polychrome enamels with a continuous scene of three horses in a lush green landscape near a waterfall and blossoming trees.
    2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm.) high, hardstone stopper


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    Provenance

    Hartman Rare Art, New York, 2007.
    Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong, 2008.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 4764.