Asian Auction

June 04, 2012

LOT 174
Interior Painted Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, Signed Ye Zhongsan
  • Interior Painted Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, Signed Ye Zhongsan

174

Interior Painted Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, Signed Ye Zhongsan

Cyclically dated autumn 1917 with a seal of the artist and depicting numerous fish amongst river plants, the bottle probably 19th century. Coral stopper
height 2.4" — 6.1 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

A similar example from the Linda Riddell Hoffman Collection of Snuff Bottles was sold at Bonham’s New York March 22, 2011, lot 16.

Provenance:

Quebec City Collection, purchased in London during the 1970’s

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art