Property from Various Owners
Two molded porcelain snuff bottles
Qianlong marks, Republic period
Each in the shape of a boy in a gilt-decorated orange robe over blue trousers and clasping the sides of an oversize double gourd finely painted in gilt and colored enamels with lotus and stylized blossoms amid scrolling leafy tendrils on a turquoise blue ground, each base bearing a six-character mark in gilt or red enamel.
1 5/8in (4.2cm) high