An inside-painted glass 'lion and foxes' snuff bottle Su Fengyu, dated 1987
Lot 706
An inside-painted glass 'lion and foxes' snuff bottle Su Fengyu, dated 1987
Sold for HK$ 6,250 (US$ 805) inc. premium

Lot Details
An inside-painted glass 'lion and foxes' snuff bottle Su Fengyu, dated 1987
Modern inside-painted snuff bottles from private collections (lots 682-714)
An inside-painted glass 'lion and foxes' snuff bottle
Su Fengyu, dated 1987
Of compressed pear form rising from a wide oval base to a gently waisted neck, the painted interior featuring two dusty brown foxes with a silvery white abdomen resting on a grassy plain, the pupil of the predators accentuated by its aqua blue sclera, a recumbent lion on all fours with its mouth agate exposing four sharp canine incisors on the reverse, the top left corner with kaishu inscriptions and painted seal mark of the artist.
6.9cm high.

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Agatha and Irving Aronson collection

    1987年 蘇鳳羽 玻璃內畫雄風雙狐圖鼻煙壺
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