Overlay glass snuff bottle - Bird perched on a prunus tree

sell

A glass snuff bottle of flattened rectangular form, the white body with overlay of red carved with a scene depicting a bird perched on a prunus tree and a seal.

Description

A glass snuff bottle of flattened rectangular form, the white body with overlay of red carved with a scene depicting a bird perched on a prunus tree and a seal « jixiang » which reads « good luck » ; the reverse with flowers and « jardinère », rocks and a bat. Mask and ring handles. The neck and the foot with a red overlay ring.

Period
Yangzhou, 1780-1850
Height
7 cm
Provenance
Private French collection

Galerie Espace 4

9 rue Mazarine
75006 Paris – France
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram