An inside-painted glass 'cats and cayotes' snuff bottle Chen Renpu, dated 1988
Lot 698
An inside-painted glass 'cats and cayotes' snuff bottle Chen Renpu, dated 1988
Sold for HK$ 6,250 (US$ 805) inc. premium
Lot Details
Modern inside-painted snuff bottles from private collections (lots 682-714)
An inside-painted glass 'cats and cayotes' snuff bottle
Chen Renpu, dated 1988
The body of rectangular section carved with two facets below the wide oval foot, the front painted with the scene of a pair of pleasantly plump white cats standing along the edge of a rocky cliff against a backdrop of blooming lily paddles, the back with two coyotes sniffing for its pray amidst the autumn maple on a grassy field, the top left corner with inscriptions and painted seal mark of the artist.
8.2cm high.

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Acquired directly from the artist
    Agatha and Irving Aronson collection

    The inscription translates as "gift from the artist to the Aronsons".

    1988年 陳潤璞 玻璃內畫貓戲圖鼻煙壺

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