An inside-painted glass 'shepherd' snuff bottle Liu Ziyi, dated 1979
Lot 701
An inside-painted glass 'shepherd' snuff bottle Liu Ziyi, dated 1979
Sold for HK$ 6,250 (US$ 805) inc. premium

Lot Details
An inside-painted glass 'shepherd' snuff bottle Liu Ziyi, dated 1979
Modern inside-painted snuff bottles from private collections (lots 682-714)
An inside-painted glass 'shepherd' snuff bottle
Liu Ziyi, dated 1979
Of compressed ovoal form resting on a hollowed oval foot below the cylindrical neck, the painted interior features a nostalgic scene of a hooded shepherd herding a black, grey and white goat beneath a flock of flying birds in the distant, a young boy walking next to his mentor along a path beside a remote lake on the reverse.
7cm high.

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Agatha and Irving Aronson collection

    1979年 劉子藝 玻璃內畫秋興賦鼻煙壺

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