Glass and paint, China.
Straight, tall form with round shoulders and finely executed inside painting on both sides showing a shanshui landscape with tall cliffs and lake. On one side, a long-robed scholar wanders with a walking stick, solitary and savoring the moment. On the other side are slanted, towering cliffs with blossoms and ducks in the water below. Inscription and seal. Coral stopper set in metal, finely carved spoon.
Expertise: Wolfmar Zacken
All snuff bottles offered here come from the collection of Hellmut Longin at the Chateau Thürn. They were acquired, according to the information provided by the collector, between 1980 and 2000 and some still have their old receipt.
Provenance: From the collection of Hellmut Longin, Chateau Thürn, Austria
Dimensions: HEIGHT 6,5 CM