Chinese export porcelain dish, arms of Bishop of Oporto, c. 1810 - SOLD

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Rare and fine Chinese export porcelain dish, decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose palette with the arms of D. ANTÓNIO DE S. JOSÉ DE CASTRO, Bishop of Oporto, c. 1810.  

Width: 30 cm, 12 in.

For the arms see:

•Portugal na Porcelana da China: 500 anos de comércio / Portugal in Porcelain from China: 500 years of trade, by A. Varela Santos, vol II, pp. 660/4.  

•Chinese Porcelain and the Heraldry of the Empire by N. Castro, page 197.  

Stock Number: 5.5027
This item is sold.