Summer Asian Art & Antiques Auction
Group of 6 Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottles
A group of 6 Chinese porcelain snuff bottles dating from the 19th to the 20th centuries. Included in this group are: a Chinese blue and white porcelain snuff bottle with a 4-character Yongzheng mark on the bottom and depicting 2 menby a scholar's house and garden, a 19th century snuff bottle depicting an underglazed red dragon chasing a flaming pearl among blue clouds, a blue and red underglazed porcelain snuff bottle dating from the 19th century and depicting a blue5-clawed dragon chasing a flaming pearl against a flowery background, a meiping shaped snuff bottle in blue and white porcelain with a red underglaze and depicting a scholar in a landscape, a 19th century famille rose snuff bottle depicting acricket on both sides, and a famille rose flattened snuff bottle depicting a bird with flowers on either side and having a 6-character mark on the bottom. Dimensions are: the largest snuff bottle, the blue and red underglazed dragonsnuff bottle, measures: 3 3/4 inches tall X 1 inches wide. All measurements are approximate.