An inside-painted glass 'Eight Immortals' snuff bottle Wang Guanyu, dated 1984
Lot 713
An inside-painted glass 'Eight Immortals' snuff bottle Wang Guanyu, dated 1984
Sold for HK$ 20,000 (US$ 2,580) inc. premium
Lot Details
Modern inside-painted snuff bottles from private collections (lots 682-714)
An inside-painted glass 'Eight Immortals' snuff bottle
Wang Guanyu, dated 1984
The body of compressed circular form rising to a gently flared cylindrical neck from a wide oval foot, the interior painted with a continuous scene of the eight immortals, Han Zhongli, Zang Guolao, HanXiangzi, Ti Guai Li, Chao Guojin, Lu Dong Bin, Lan Caihe, and Xiangu crossing the sea on rafts amidst turbulent waves, the top left corner with inscriptions and painted seal mark of the artist.
7.3cm high.

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Agatha and Irving Aronson collection

    Illustrated 出版:
    The International Chinese Snuff Bottle Journal, Autumn 1986, p.16, fig.17

    1984年 王冠宇 玻璃內畫八仙渡海圖鼻煙壺
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