A Porcelain Copper Red Landscape Snuff-Bottle

Qing Dynasty: 18th century.

Porcelain, overglaze enamels.

Jingdezhen, Jiangxi Province, China.

H: 7.8cm.

Provenance:
•   Royal Ontario Museum, 1969. Letter ‘P’ on base.
•   Formerly in the George Crofts Collection.
•   Private Canadian Collection.

 

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Decorated with a traditional mountain landscape in underglaze copper red, with some green colouration showing, with the original bronze lid topped with a deep red coral finial.
• A similar example of a snu bottle with the same intense copper red isin The Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 3723