Lot 220. A 'Yangzhou' three-color overlay glass snuff bottle, Qing dynasty, 19th century. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's
carved through the cinnabar-red and emerald-green overlays to the caramel-beige ground with a continuous landscape with a fisherman in the distance and a crane flying overhead, stopper (2). Height 2 3/8 in., 6 cm
Provenance: Y. F. Yang & Co., Hong Kong, 1976.
Property from the collection of Robert and Maurine Muntz
Note: A similar Yangzhou school snuff bottle from the Mary and George Bloch collection was sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 1st June 2015, lot 155.