A porcelain snuff bottle with famille rose enamels  Jiaqing mark and of the period
Lot 8036
A porcelain snuff bottle with famille rose enamels Jiaqing mark and of the period
Sold for US$ 50,000 inc. premium
Auction Details
A porcelain snuff bottle with famille rose enamels  Jiaqing mark and of the period A porcelain snuff bottle with famille rose enamels  Jiaqing mark and of the period A porcelain snuff bottle with famille rose enamels  Jiaqing mark and of the period A porcelain snuff bottle with famille rose enamels  Jiaqing mark and of the period A porcelain snuff bottle with famille rose enamels  Jiaqing mark and of the period
Lot Details
A porcelain snuff bottle with famille rose enamels
Jiaqing mark and of the period
Of tapering baluster shape, with a gilt lip and flat foot, the front and back panels finely painted with female immortals on a terrace overlooking a mountainous landscape amid a sea of clouds, the edges decorated with formalized scrolls on a pink ground, with ruyi heads on the waisted neck, traces of gilt bordering the main panels, with a four character Jiaqing mark in seal script in iron red on the foot.
2 5/8in (6.7cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    T.Y. King, Hong Kong

    A nearly identical bottle is illustrated in Chinese Snuff Bottles, The Edward Choate O'Dell Collection, p. 64, no. 156.
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