Sun, 10th May 2020 9:00

Asian Art, including Chinese Paintings

 
  Lot 6
 

A CHINESE GLASS INSIDE-PAINTED 'LANDSCAPE' SNUFF BOTTLE, BY ZHOU LEYUAN.

A CHINESE GLASS INSIDE-PAINTED 'LANDSCAPE' SNUFF BOTTLE, BY ZHOU LEYUAN.

Qing Dynasty, dated Wuzi in accordance with 1888.

The ovoid body painted in sepia and grey with a continuous view of a village, a boy driving an ox to one side and figures in a raft on a river to the reverse, signed Leyuan, 7cm H.

Provenance: an English private collection.

清一八八八 玻璃內畫山水圖紋鼻煙壺,「樂元」、「戊子」款

來源:英國私人收藏。

Zhou Leyuan was active between 1879 and 1893 and was founder of a popular school of painting in Beijing. This gave him an influence over the development of the styles of his students and he is considered one of the most painters of inside-painted snuff bottles.

**Due to Covid-19, London Chiswick Auctions is operating a skeleton staff working remotely. As a result condition reports and extra images may be subject to delay or limited availability. **
**由於2019冠狀病毒爆發的原因,倫敦齊仕閣拍賣會行只有少部分員工在家辦公。這可能會導致延發/少發品相報告及照片。**

(Qty: 2)

7cm H.

Sold for £1,000

Includes Buyer's Premium


 

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