Five-color overlay glass snuff box, Yangzhou, 19th century

4,000.00 

Chinese snuffbox in five-color overlay glass on an opaque white background from the so-called "Yangzhou" school

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Description

Rounded Chinese snuff bottle in five-color overlay glass on an opaque white background from the so-called "Yangzhou" school. On one side, carved in relief two ducks on the water, lotus flowers and two dragonflies; on the reverse a cat and two flowers on a rock, a bird and two butterflies flying above, a Jixiang seal.

19th century

Height: 6cm

Origin :

Italian collection

Clare Lawrence Ltd. London, June 13, 1996

Monimar collection

Christies London - October 12, 1987 - Sale of the Dwyer collection - Illustrated p.11 No. 9

Edmund F. Dwyer Collection

Exposed:

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, October-November, 1984

Galerie Espace 4

9 rue Mazarine
75006 Paris – France
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