• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 270

    AN ENAMELLED SNUFF BOTTLE, QIANLONG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    AN ENAMELLED SNUFF BOTTLE, QIANLONG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    painted with a seated lady, wearing flowing pink, purple and turquoise robes, leaning upon pierced rockwork, the reverse side with a boy smiling as he looks over his three ram charges, Qianlong blue enamel four-character mark to base, gilt metal mounted rim and foot, with foliate gilt metal stopper -- 2in. (5cm.) high, stopper.


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