An inside painted crystal snuff bottle Ye Zhongsan, dated 1932
Lot 8003
An inside painted crystal snuff bottle Ye Zhongsan, dated 1932
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An inside painted crystal snuff bottle Ye Zhongsan, dated 1932 An inside painted crystal snuff bottle Ye Zhongsan, dated 1932 An inside painted crystal snuff bottle Ye Zhongsan, dated 1932
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An inside painted crystal snuff bottle
Ye Zhongsan, dated 1932
Of an unusual flattened bell form, with a flat lip and oval foot rim, the exterior carved with a landscape in low relief, the interior painted with a continuous scene of a figure in a fishing boat, reversed by a red-robed figure in a pavilion, with painted elements of the landscape in concert with the incised exterior, inscribed and dated Renshen (1932), and signed Ye Zhongsan followed by a painted seal.
2 1/16in (5.2cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    T.Y. King, Hong Kong
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