16 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,875
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,500
AN INSIDE-PAINTED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
SIGNED YE ZHONGSAN, JIAZI YEAR (1924)
The faceted bottle is painted with boys playing 'blind man's bluff' in bright enamels, the shoulder inscribed with the artist's name and the date, 'Winter of the Jiazi year', corresponding to 1924.
1 ½ in. (3.7 cm.) high, glass stopper
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