An enamel snuff bottle, brightly enamelled on either side with a maiden seated on rockwork watching a small boy in a lakeside garden, below a ruyi -head border, the base painted in blue enamel with an apocryphal four-character seal mark of Qianlong, stoppe
Two interior painted glass snuff bottles, (2), comprising one painted with sages seated in a mountainous landscape, an inscription in black with a red seal, the other of translucent yellow glass painted with different birds amongst flowers and trees, an in
An interior painted glass snuff bottle, of flattened ovoid form, the semi translucent body simulating white jade, delicately painted on the interior of one side with bamboo growing beside rockwork, a signature in black and a red seal, stopper, 6.5 cm high.
Two Chinese inside painted snuff bottle by Li Kechang, 20th century, each painted with Yang Guifei on one side and a poem on the other, 7.5 cm high (each). Provenance: An old private Western Australian collection
A Chinese inside painted snuff bottles by Li kechang, 20th century, painted with Xi Shi and an attendant on one side and poem on the other, inscribed and signed, 7.5 cm high. Provenance: An old private Western Australian collection
Two Chinese inside painted snuff bottles, early 20th century, one painted with mountain landscapes the other one painted with scholars and attendants, both inscribed and signed, 7.4 cm and 7.5 cm high. Provenance: A private Queensland collection
A Chinese carved 'gourd' flat snuff bottle, 6.8 cm high. Provenance: Singapore private collection. Note: The sides of the bottle are flat with polished edges. The artist has shown superlative skill in hollowing out the bottle rendered very difficul
A Chinese glass snuff bottle with green stone stopper, signed by Maoru, inside painted with four Chinese ancient generals: Huang Yixiao, Wen Zhong, Su Hu & Jiang Ziya with red seal marks, height 7.5 cm
Two inside painted glass snuff bottles, one bears signature Ma Shaoxuan, Summer, dated 1925, a landscape on the front & a Tang poem on the reverse, the round flattened bottle bears signature, Ding Er Zhong, Beijing, Autumn, height 6 - 6.2 cm. Provenanc
A porcelain snuff bottle Molded & painted in famille rose Enamels, four character mark to base, 19th/20th century, with two boys at play on front & reverse within a peach shape, height 6.5 cm. Provenance: private South African collection
Two Chinese glass snuff bottles, a cushion shaped gourd bottle of blue flecked clear glass and a rectangular bottle with an internal painted design depicting red crested cranes in a pine tree landscape, with a domed red glass stopper. Height 8 cm
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