AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE One Bottle Studio, 1971
Lot 8001
AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE
One Bottle Studio, 1971
Sold for US$ 5,000 inc. premium

Lot Details
AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE One Bottle Studio, 1971
AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE
One Bottle Studio, 1971
Of flattened circular form, the narrow sides carved in low relief with lion mask and mock ring handles, each face carved with a raised circular panel, one inside face painted with two cats in front of flowering lilies, the other side painted with two cats, one playing with a butterfly, dated xinhai heyue (sixth month, 1971), and inscribed xie yu Yihuzhai (painted at One Bottle Studio), followed by a painted seal with a contraction of the character Ji, a reference to Hebei province and Wang Xisan's Ji school.
2 5/8in (6.6cm) high

Footnotes

  • 1971年 一壺齋内畫水晶雙貓圖鼻煙壺

    落款
    辛亥荷月寫於一壺齋

    Provenance
    Y.F. Yang & Co., Hong Kong, 1973
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