An inside-painted rock crystal 'travellers with camels' snuff bottle Liu Shouben
Lot 693
An inside-painted rock crystal 'travellers with camels' snuff bottle Liu Shouben
Sold for HK$ 11,250 (US$ 1,451) inc. premium
Lot Details
Modern inside-painted snuff bottles from private collections (lots 682-714)
An inside-painted rock crystal 'travellers with camels' snuff bottle
Liu Shouben
Of compressed globular form with rounded shoulders resting upon an oval foot, the interior painted with a continuous scene of a bearded man standing next to a domesticated camel with a red shawl on its back under a flock of birds in the distant sky, the reverse with a man holding onto the leash of his camel carrying cargo on its back in front of a brick structure, the signature and seal mark of the artist in the top left corner.
8.6cm high.

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  • 劉守本 水晶內畫商旅圖鼻煙壺
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