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Four Miniature Vessels and a Snuff Bottle

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Four Miniature Vessels and a Snuff Bottle, China, a crushed strawberry-glazed bottle-form cabinet vase, four-character Jingdezhen mark on base, a blue and white ribbed baluster cabinet vase decorated with floral motifs, a blue and white covered jar decorated with pine and prunus blossoms, a blue and white cylindrical cabinet vase decorated with interior scenes, a dragon roundel on the base, and a square white porcelain snuff bottle decorated with grasshoppers and various flowers, four-character Daoguang mark on base, ht. to 4 in.
Estimate $200-300

Hairline to jar and cover, minor chips and enamel loss to snuff bottle, chips and hairline to rim of blue and white baluster vase.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Blue and white pottery, Chinese culture, Chinese porcelain, Containers, Glass, Porcelain, Pottery, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, Vase, Visual arts

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