Crystal Snuff Bottle with a Landscape, China, 18th-19th century. Photo: Courtesy of Skinner, Inc.
slightly flattened ovoid form with straight neck, well-hollowed, the body decorated with a continuous landscape of a boy standing on a bull on one side and a boy accompanied by an old man on the other, stained in black for an enhanced three-dimensional effect, metal stopper with domed coral inset, ht. 3 1/8 in.; in good condition with minor wear. Estimate $1,500-2,000
Skinner. Asian Works Of Art – Boston. September 17, 2014 6:00PM