17 mars 2014

A coral glass overlay snuff bottle, Attributed to Li Junting, Yangzhou, 1800-1840

A coral glass overlay snuff bottle, Attributed to Li Junting, Yangzhou, 1800-1840. Photo Bonhams. Of compressed pear form with a flat everted lip and oval foot rim, the opaque body with a coral glass overlay, skillfully carved in low relief with an abundance of auspicious images including persimmons, ruyi, a bat, a kingfisher, etc, as well as a four character inscription on one face in seal script reading fu shou nan duo (wealth, longevity and multiple male offspring), with inscriptions on seal script on each side one reading... [Lire la suite]
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01 juin 2009

A red glass overlay snuff bottle. School of Li Junting, cyclically dated renwu, corresponding to 1822

A red glass overlay snuff bottle. School of Li Junting, cyclically dated renwu, corresponding to 1822 Of flattened circular form rising from a straight oval foot, finely carved through the red overlay to the opaque milky white glass, showing a boy fishing in a lotus pond, with a four character inscription above, the reverse showing four mandarin ducks swimming in a pond, stopper.. 6cm (2¼in) high. (2). Estimate: HK$60,000 - 80,000, $7,700 - 10,000. Unsold Bonhams. Fine Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and... [Lire la suite]
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27 mai 2009

A very fine green and white overlay pink glass snuff bottle. Li Junting, attributed to Yangzhou, 1800-1840

A very fine green and white overlay pink glass snuff bottle. Li Junting, attributed to Yangzhou, 1800-1840 Of flattened circular form with a cylindrical neck, resting on a white rounded foot ring, very finely carved through white overlays with silk worms and cocoons resting on and eating luxuriant leaves carved through green overlays, stopper. 6cm (2¼in) high. (2). Sold for HK$240,000 Note: Li Junting's glass bottles represent some of the finest glass craftsmanship created during the Qing dynasty. From... [Lire la suite]
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