Shadow Agate Snuff Bottle, 19th Century
Well rendered and carved in high relief with a procession of playing children and a scholarly figure, the group surrounded by trees and rockery
height 2.2" — 5.5 cm.
Chinese Porcelain and Works of Art from the Estate of David Blyth Hanna (1858-1938), Toronto. (Lots 203-219)
Mr Hanna was a railway executive who became the president of Canadian National Railways in 1919, maintaining his position until 1922, when he was appointed the first chairman of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO).
Department: Asian Art