A famille-rose and gold-ground enamel on glass 'swallows' snuff bottle
Qianlong blue-enamelled four-character mark
Of tapering baluster form, decorated with four protruding rectangular vertical panels, all enamelled with scenes of swallows and flowering branches of the four seasons, interspersed with stylised flowering scrolls against a rich gold ground, the base with blue-enamelled four-character kaishu mark.
- Please note that the estimate published in the printed catalogue is incorrect. The estimate published on the Internet - HK$300,000-500,000 - is correct.