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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 416

    AN INSIDE-PAINTED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE

    SIGNED YE ZHONGSAN, JIAZI YEAR (1924)

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    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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    Provenance

    Robert Hall, London, 2009.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 4894.