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photographer E-Yaji.
The Marakovic Collection  
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Birds and Blooms

Famille rose enamels on translucent glass, the upper layer of which becomes semi-transparent around the neck; with a flat lip and slightly concave foot; painted with a continuous scene of two long-tailed birds amidst blossoming prunus branches and rocks, with blossoming peonies, the neck with a band of formalized floral design; the foot inscribed in seal script Guyue xuan 古月軒 (‘Ancient Moon Pavilion’)
Imperial, Yangzhou, 1767-1799
Height: 5.8 cm
Mouth/lip: 0.65/1.50
Stopper: glass

Ferrari Collection
Robert Hall, October 2013

Robert Hall, Chinese Snuff Bottles, XVII, Including a Selection from the White Orchid Collection (London: Robert Hall, 2012), no. 98


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