London, South Kensington
29 March 2007
A Chinese famille rose snuff bottle, early 20th Century
of flattened tapering ovoid form, decorated within two catrouches with scholars and attandants in a garden pavillion, surrounded by stylised flowers and foliage on a yellow ground, underglaze blue Qianlong sealmark to the base, stopper -- 2 5/8in. (6.7cm.) high.
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