Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 216
Ivory and Red Lacquer Inlay Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark, 19th Century
  • Ivory and Red Lacquer Inlay Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark, 19th Century
  • Ivory and Red Lacquer Inlay Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark, 19th Century
  • Ivory and Red Lacquer Inlay Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark, 19th Century
  • Ivory and Red Lacquer Inlay Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark, 19th Century

216

Ivory and Red Lacquer Inlay Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark, 19th Century

The broad shoulders tapering towards the hidden footring and rendered with a landscape scene on either side containing lotus, prunus, and pine
height 3" — 7.5 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,353
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

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).

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory