An enameled porcelain snuff bottle Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang period, 1821-1850

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Lot 9001
An enameled porcelain snuff bottle
Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang period, 1821-1850

Sold for US$ 9,375 inc. premium

Chinese Snuff Bottles

12 Sep 2016, 11:00 EDT

New York

Property from the Elsa Glickman Collection
An enameled porcelain snuff bottle
Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang period, 1821-1850
Of compressed form with a flat lip and unglazed oval foot rim, the body with famille rose enamels showing a continuous landscape with one side with a figure at a desk, the moon in gold above, reversed by an eight character inscription, with a four character mark on the foot in iron red reading Guayue Shanzhuang.
2 1/8in (5.4cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Hugh Moss Ltd., 1 July 1993

    The poem reads: the stars and the moon, the flood dragon content, the milky way is present in the heavens"

    Two identical bottles with the same composition are in the Qing Imperial collection see The complete collection of treasures in the Palace Museum, vol 47 Snuff Bottles nos 336 & 339

    1821-1850 清道光 粉彩瓷胎草堂夜讀圖鼻煙壺
    《挂月山庄》四字楷書款
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An enameled porcelain snuff bottle Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang period, 1821-1850
An enameled porcelain snuff bottle Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang period, 1821-1850
An enameled porcelain snuff bottle Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang period, 1821-1850
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