16 March 2016
A MINIATURE FAMILLE VERTE PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE
JINGDEZHEN KILNS, 1820-1900
The bottle is decorated with a continuous scene of two scholars in a fenced garden amidst rocks, flowers and bamboo below an iron-red sun.
1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) high, glass stopper
Robert Kleiner, Belfont Company Ltd., Hong Kong, 1993.
The Collection of Robert and Molly Hsieh; Sotheby's New York, 23 March 2004, lot 125.
Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong, 2004.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 4062.
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