Two overlay glass snuff bottles Qing dynasty, 1800-1900
Lot 168
Two overlay glass snuff bottles Qing dynasty, 1800-1900
Sold for HK$ 50,000 (US$ 6,451) inc. premium
Lot Details
Two overlay glass snuff bottles
Qing dynasty, 1800-1900
Carved in high relief in red on a snow flecked semi-translucent ground with a standing deer beneath a pine tree beside lingzhi, the reverse with two standing cranes, one holding lingzhi in its beak, the other also carved in relief in blue on a clear ground featuring a continuous landscape scene of a flying crane holding a scroll in its beak above rockworks, and a fish attempting to leap over the Longmen gates beneath a distant pavilion.
The tallest: 7.4cm high. (2).

Footnotes

  • 清 1800-1900
    藕粉地套紅玻璃福祿圖鼻煙壺
    透明套藍玻璃鯉躍龍門鼻煙壺

    Provenance 來源 :
    Collection of the Honourable Judge Edgar Bromberger
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