An inside-painted glass 'hundred beauties' snuff bottle Gu Qun, dated 1989
Lot 694
An inside-painted glass 'hundred beauties' snuff bottle Gu Qun, dated 1989
HK$ 5,000 - 8,000
US$ 640 - 1,000
Lot Details
Modern inside-painted snuff bottles from private collections (lots 682-714)
An inside-painted glass 'hundred beauties' snuff bottle
Gu Qun, dated 1989
Of compressed rectangular form rising from a straight oval foot to a gently flared cylindrical neck, the interior painted with a continuous garden scene of beauties engaging in various ladies activities, engaging in a game of hide and seek, flying the kite, playing musical instruments, practicing calligraphy, operating on a fabric panel with an intricate floral motif and conversing amongst themselves under a pavilion next to two red crest cranes, signature and painted seal mark of the artist.
10.4cm high.

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Agatha and Irving Aronson collection

    1989年 顧群 玻璃內畫百美圖鼻煙壺

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