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photographer E-Yaji.

The Marakovic Collection  
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The Bloch Indian Lotus

Inlaid famille rose enamels on bronze, with gold (cloisonné); with a flat lip, flat foot, and flat foot rim; decorated with a partially filled design of scrolling Indian lotus and other flowers between a shoulder band of formalized floral design contained in a formalized lingzhi border beneath pendent petals and a base band of formalized lotus petals; the exterior exposed metal all gilt
Probably imperial, Beijing 1750–1850
Height: 6.35 cm
Mouth/lip: 0.65/1.60 cm
Stopper: aventurine glass; horn collar

Phillip Allen
Robert Kleiner, 1997
Mary and George Bloch
Bonham’s, Hong Kong, 27 May 2012, lot 55
Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd

Hugh Moss, Victor Graham, and Kao Bo Tsang, A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles: The Mary and George Bloch Collection, vi: Arts of the Fire (Hong Kong: Harold International Ltd, 2008), no.1115


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