Asian Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 104
White Jade Snuff Bottle, Late Qing Dynasty
  • White Jade Snuff Bottle, Late Qing Dynasty
  • White Jade Snuff Bottle, Late Qing Dynasty

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White Jade Snuff Bottle, Late Qing Dynasty

Of thick proportion, the smooth white stone with russet colourations to one side, the rounded square-form body raised on a short foot and carved in relief with one scene depicting a squirrel and grapes, the other, a monk sleeping beneath the moon. Large coral stopper
height 2.4" — 6 cm.
coral stopper restored. no condition problems to jade

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $1,812
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

Collection of Snuff Bottles, Porcelain, and Decorative Works of Art from an Important North York Collection, acquired in the 1960’s

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade
Period: Qing