Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 219
Porcelain Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark
  • Porcelain Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark
  • Porcelain Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark
  • Porcelain Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark

219

Porcelain Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark

The square-form body painted with figural scenes on the front and back along with floral borders to the sides
height 1.7" — 4.2 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,680
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
Ceramics: Porcelain