A Reticulated Porcelain snuff bottle 1820-1870 Wang Bingrong

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Lot 9002
A Reticulated Porcelain snuff bottle
1820-1870 Wang Bingrong

Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

Chinese Snuff Bottles

12 Sep 2016, 11:00 EDT

New York

Property from the Elsa Glickman Collection
A Reticulated Porcelain snuff bottle
1820-1870 Wang Bingrong
Of compressed upright rectangular form, with a flat lip and high oval foot rim, the body reticulated, each face with five bats surrounding a shou medallion, the bats' eyes highlighted in black, with a four-character Wang Bingrong zuo mark in seal script inscribed to the recessed foot, the porcelain body with a mustard yellow glaze.
2 3/8in (6.1cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Sotheby's London, 6 May 1986, lot 337
    Collection of J.T. Wakefield, Esq.

    For another bottle with the mustard yellow glaze with a Wang Bingrong zuo mark in the collection of Richard See Whee Baey, see Snuff Bottles: Little Gems of Delight, Singapore, 2004. M91, p. 38

    1820-1870 王炳榮 鏤雕瓷胎施黃釉'五蝠捧壽'鼻煙壺
    《王炳榮作》四字篆書款
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A Reticulated Porcelain snuff bottle 1820-1870 Wang Bingrong
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A Reticulated Porcelain snuff bottle 1820-1870 Wang Bingrong
A Reticulated Porcelain snuff bottle 1820-1870 Wang Bingrong
A Reticulated Porcelain snuff bottle 1820-1870 Wang Bingrong
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