Three 'famille-rose' porcelain 'European figures' snuff bottles
Qing dynasty, 1880-1949 All painted on both sides in famille-rose enamels depicting foreign ladies and gentlemen, one with an indistinct iron-red square seal mark on the base. 6.3cm high. (the tallest) (3).
Exhibited (right): Chinese Snuff Bottles, jointly presented by Hong Kong Chinese Snuff Bottle Collectors Study Group and the Urban Council, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Museum of Art, 15 October to 26 November 1977
Illustrated (right): Chinese Snuff Bottles, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1977, pp.63 & 126, pl.125
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