Two inside-painted glass snuff bottles 'Panda' bottle: Wang Xiqian, 1982 (2)

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Lot 287
Two inside-painted glass snuff bottles
'Panda' bottle: Wang Xiqian, 1982

Sold for US$ 828 inc. premium

Chinese Works of Art

17 Dec 2019, 10:00 PST

Los Angeles

Two inside-painted glass snuff bottles
'Panda' bottle: Wang Xiqian, 1982
The first painted to the interior with two playful pandas and a bamboo grove on each side, both sides with an inscription, dated renwu (1982), signed Wang Xiqian, with a painted seal in red; the second a miniature bottle painted with a village settled in a tranquil waterscape with a range of mountains in the far distance, with an indecipherable signature and inscription to one side.
1 1/2 and 2 1/4in (3.8 and 5.7cm) high (2).

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Smaller bottle:
    Te Feng Company, Hong Kong, 6 August 1997
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